Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1996
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1998
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1972
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1972
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1998
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Ties: 1904
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
27.01"
(686.05mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1958 1998
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
31.05"
(788.67mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
32.83"
(833.88mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
35.73"
(907.54mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
39.61"
(1,006.09mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
41.55"
(1,055.37mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1899
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1972
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
97.97"
(2,488.44mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1958 1965
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2018
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
134.01"
(3,403.85mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
180.85"
(4,593.59mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
222.52"
(5,652.01mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/