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This paper introduces the East Asian drought monitoring system that has been operational since 2008 (http://atmos.pknu. ac.kr/~intra2). It provides the spatial and temporal distribution of droughts using variables such as the drought intensity and duration. The main feature of this system is the effective drought index (EDI; Byun and Wilhite 1) in which the drought intensity is calculated by considering cumulative precipitation as a weighting function of time. In addition, this system providesdoi:10.2151/sola.6a-003 fatcat:3sav7wiqyrbgfgphyrs27fzmye