Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1938
1-Month
3.46"
(87.88mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Dec 1937–Jan 1938
2-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1937–Jan 1938
3-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Oct 1937–Jan 1938
4-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1978
Sep 1937–Jan 1938
5-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1944
Aug 1937–Jan 1938
6-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1932 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012
Jul 1937–Jan 1938
7-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jun 1937–Jan 1938
8-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
May 1937–Jan 1938
9-Month
34.18"
(868.17mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Apr 1937–Jan 1938
10-Month
38.93"
(988.82mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Mar 1937–Jan 1938
11-Month
41.74"
(1,060.20mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Feb 1937–Jan 1938
12-Month
44.14"
(1,121.16mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1936–Jan 1938
18-Month
69.49"
(1,765.05mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1973
Feb 1936–Jan 1938
24-Month
91.60"
(2,326.64mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2020
Feb 1935–Jan 1938
36-Month
138.36"
(3,514.34mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2021
Feb 1934–Jan 1938
48-Month
185.71"
(4,717.03mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1976
Feb 1933–Jan 1938
60-Month
235.29"
(5,976.37mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/