Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1947
1-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1945 2006
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Feb–Mar 1947
2-Month
4.42"
(112.27mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1938 2006
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Jan–Mar 1947
3-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1946 2009
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1979
Dec 1946–Mar 1947
4-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
14.13"
(358.90mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Nov 1946–Mar 1947
5-Month
11.94"
(303.28mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Oct 1946–Mar 1947
6-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Sep 1946–Mar 1947
7-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
-7.72"
(-196.08mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1946–Mar 1947
8-Month
21.33"
(541.78mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
-7.92"
(-201.17mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1946–Mar 1947
9-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-6.51"
(-165.36mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Mar 1947
10-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
-5.13"
(-130.31mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
May 1946–Mar 1947
11-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Ties: 2009
Apr 1946–Mar 1947
12-Month
40.30"
(1,023.62mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Oct 1945–Mar 1947
18-Month
60.46"
(1,535.68mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-5.33"
(-135.39mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1953
Apr 1945–Mar 1947
24-Month
90.17"
(2,290.32mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1903
Apr 1944–Mar 1947
36-Month
133.11"
(3,380.99mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2021
Apr 1943–Mar 1947
48-Month
175.48"
(4,457.19mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1967
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2021
Apr 1942–Mar 1947
60-Month
221.72"
(5,631.69mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/