Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1955 1963
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
15.26"
(387.60mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Ties: 2005
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1958
Ties: 1943
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1973
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
27.50"
(698.50mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1943
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
39.15"
(994.41mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
44.95"
(1,141.73mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1939
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
46.40"
(1,178.56mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
65.73"
(1,669.54mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1953
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
86.45"
(2,195.83mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
125.79"
(3,195.07mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-9.06"
(-230.12mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1942 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
180.92"
(4,595.37mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
233.74"
(5,937.00mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
8.88"
(225.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1955 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/