||these days, nowadays (現在形で使用）,
recently, lately (現在完了形で使用）
these days も nowadays も過去との対比で「近頃では…だ」と言う場合に用います。
It hasn't rained lately. vIt hasn't rained recently.
It hasn't rained in the last few weeks.
I often go to that park these days.
I've been going to that park lately.
I've been going to that park recently.