Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1979
Ties: 1972
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1979
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1978
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1978
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-6.99"
(-177.54mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
29.73"
(755.14mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
31.08"
(789.43mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-6.88"
(-174.75mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
36.73"
(932.94mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
43.61"
(1,107.69mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
57.75"
(1,466.85mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-9.41"
(-239.01mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1966
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
77.72"
(1,974.09mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-12.14"
(-308.35mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1966
120th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/