National Drought Mitigation Center

State Planning

Drought Plan

Kansas Drought Operations Plan

Released in 2012
Kansas Water Office

General Hazard Plan

Kansas Response Plan

Released in 2017
Kansas Division of Emergency Management

Kansas Hazard Mitigation Plan

Released in 2018
Kansas Division of Emergency Management

Water Plan

2014 Kansas Water Plan

Released in 2014
Kansas Water Office

Climate Plan

No current plan on file


Mary Knapp
Kansas State Climatologist Office
(785) 532-7019

Diane Knowles
Kansas Water Office
(785) 296-3185

State Climatologist

Xiaomao Lin
Kansas State University
(785) 532-6816

Current U.S. Drought Monitor - December 5, 2023

Estimated Population Affected by Drought