Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1951 1963
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
14.98"
(380.49mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
6.63"
(168.40mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1958
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1973
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1952 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1952 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
49.50"
(1,257.30mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
8.31"
(211.07mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
55.13"
(1,400.30mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
10.21"
(259.33mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
86.65"
(2,200.91mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
20.45"
(519.43mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1953
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
107.95"
(2,741.93mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1973
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
153.43"
(3,897.12mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
18.58"
(471.93mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2012
Ties: 2019
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
189.23"
(4,806.44mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
242.98"
(6,171.69mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1967
19th 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 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/