Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1953
1-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1952 1981
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1979
Dec 1952–Jan 1953
2-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1979
Nov 1952–Jan 1953
3-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Oct 1952–Jan 1953
4-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Sep 1952–Jan 1953
5-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–Jan 1953
6-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1951 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Jul 1952–Jan 1953
7-Month
30.89"
(784.61mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1952–Jan 1953
8-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1952–Jan 1953
9-Month
40.15"
(1,019.81mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr 1952–Jan 1953
10-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
9.03"
(229.37mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Mar 1952–Jan 1953
11-Month
52.38"
(1,330.45mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
10.53"
(267.46mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1952–Jan 1953
12-Month
54.61"
(1,387.09mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Aug 1951–Jan 1953
18-Month
80.80"
(2,052.32mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1973
Feb 1951–Jan 1953
24-Month
105.08"
(2,669.03mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
15.22"
(386.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Feb 1950–Jan 1953
36-Month
148.50"
(3,771.90mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2012
Feb 1949–Jan 1953
48-Month
184.14"
(4,677.16mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
4.21"
(106.94mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1976
Feb 1948–Jan 1953
60-Month
237.80"
(6,040.12mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
12.93"
(328.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/