Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1947
1-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1979
Ties: 1908, 1914, 2017
Dec 1946–Jan 1947
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1979
Nov 1946–Jan 1947
3-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Oct 1946–Jan 1947
4-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-4.81"
(-122.18mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Sep 1946–Jan 1947
5-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1946–Jan 1947
6-Month
16.91"
(429.51mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Jul 1946–Jan 1947
7-Month
22.79"
(578.87mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Jan 1947
8-Month
27.89"
(708.41mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1946–Jan 1947
9-Month
34.34"
(872.24mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Apr 1946–Jan 1947
10-Month
35.88"
(911.35mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Mar 1946–Jan 1947
11-Month
39.04"
(991.62mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1946–Jan 1947
12-Month
41.21"
(1,046.73mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1945–Jan 1947
18-Month
64.86"
(1,647.44mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Feb 1945–Jan 1947
24-Month
91.16"
(2,315.46mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb 1944–Jan 1947
36-Month
136.58"
(3,469.13mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2012
Feb 1943–Jan 1947
48-Month
176.17"
(4,474.72mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1976
Feb 1942–Jan 1947
60-Month
225.67"
(5,732.02mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/