Drought Watch provides timely information on weather and climate relevant to the agricultural sector in Canada. Find current and historic weather and climate conditions, view impacts to agriculture, find information on livestock tax deferrals and learn about ways to help manage your farm during drought conditions.
Services and information
Find hundreds of maps that show current and historic precipitation and temperature levels, and more.
Canadian Drought Monitor
View levels of drought across Canada using the interactive story map. Find historic drought data and maps.
Satellite Soil Moisture
View soil moisture levels across Canada to see where conditions are wetter or drier than normal. Historical soil moisture maps and data are also available.
Agroclimate Impact Reporter
View the impacts of weather and climate on agriculture. Report on how conditions are affecting your farm.
Livestock Tax Deferral Provision
View a map and list of areas currently eligible by year. Learn more about the livestock tax deferral provision.
Managing Agroclimate Risk
Read about how to prepare for and manage crops, livestock and land during drought conditions.
Find additional resources for agroclimate monitoring, analysis and forecasting.
2016 Review of Agroclimate Conditions Across Canada
Read about weather conditions and the impacts on agriculture during the 2016 growing season.
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