State Climate Offices in the Southeast

The SERCC supports a three-tiered national climate services support program. The partners of this program include: the National Climatic Data Center(NCDC), the six Regional Climate Centers (RCCs), and the individual and collective State Climate Offices (SCOs).

SCO Map

Click on a state on the map above or in the list below to go to that state's climate office website.

Alabama | Florida | Georgia | North Carolina | South Carolina | Virginia | Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

Click here to see a list of State Climate Offices in other states.

Alabama

State Climatologist: Dr. John Christy

National Space Science and Technology Center
320 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, Alabama 35805

Phone: 256-961-7763

Florida

State Climatologist: Dr. David Zierden

The Florida Climate Center
Florida State University
Room 223, Johnson Building
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2840

Phone: (851)644-3417

Georgia

State Climatologist: Bill Murphy

Georgia Environmental Protection Division

Phone: 404-651-7970

Email: bill_murphey@dnr.state.ga.us

North Carolina

State Climatologist: Dr. Ryan Boyles

State Climate Office of North Carolina
Suite 100, Research III Building
1005 Capability Drive
Centennial Campus, Box 7236
NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7236

Phone: 919-515-3056 or 877-718-5544 (toll free)
E-mail: sco@climate.ncsu.edu

Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands

State Climatologist: Dr. Amos Winter

Dept of Marine Science, University of Puerto Rico
PO Box 9013
Mayaguez, PR 00681-9013

Phone: (787)265-5416

Email: atmos@uprm.edu

South Carolina

State Climatologist: Hope Mizzell

SC Department of Natural Resources
Land, Water, and Conservation Division
State Climate Office
P.O. Box 167
Columbia, SC 29202

Phone: (803)734-9100

Email: mizzellh@dnr.sc.gov

Virginia

State Climatologist:

University of Virginia Climatology Office
Department of Environmental Sciences
291 McCormick Rd
P.O. Box 400123
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4123

Email: climate@virginia.edu