Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1953
1-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1952 2006
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2010
Feb–Mar 1953
2-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1952 2006
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1956
Jan–Mar 1953
3-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
4.29"
(108.96mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1952 2009
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1979
Dec 1952–Mar 1953
4-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1952 1981
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2010
Nov 1952–Mar 1953
5-Month
23.91"
(607.31mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Oct 1952–Mar 1953
6-Month
24.77"
(629.16mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Sep 1952–Mar 1953
7-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–Mar 1953
8-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jul 1952–Mar 1953
9-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
6.69"
(169.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1952–Mar 1953
10-Month
44.04"
(1,118.62mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
May 1952–Mar 1953
11-Month
49.67"
(1,261.62mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
8.51"
(216.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
Apr 1952–Mar 1953
12-Month
56.51"
(1,435.35mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
11.60"
(294.64mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Oct 1951–Mar 1953
18-Month
85.43"
(2,169.92mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
19.64"
(498.85mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1953
Apr 1951–Mar 1953
24-Month
105.33"
(2,675.38mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
15.54"
(394.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1903
Apr 1950–Mar 1953
36-Month
150.05"
(3,811.27mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2021
Apr 1949–Mar 1953
48-Month
187.35"
(4,758.69mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2021
Apr 1948–Mar 1953
60-Month
241.25"
(6,127.75mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
16.46"
(418.08mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976

Citing This Page

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