Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1961
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Ties: 2014
Dec 1960–Jan 1961
2-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Nov 1960–Jan 1961
3-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Oct 1960–Jan 1961
4-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Sep 1960–Jan 1961
5-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Jan 1961
6-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Jul 1960–Jan 1961
7-Month
30.40"
(772.16mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1960 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1952, 1970
Jun 1960–Jan 1961
8-Month
32.37"
(822.20mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1996
May 1960–Jan 1961
9-Month
36.17"
(918.72mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Apr 1960–Jan 1961
10-Month
39.28"
(997.71mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Mar 1960–Jan 1961
11-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb 1960–Jan 1961
12-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Aug 1959–Jan 1961
18-Month
69.41"
(1,763.01mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Feb 1959–Jan 1961
24-Month
90.87"
(2,308.10mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb 1958–Jan 1961
36-Month
142.52"
(3,620.01mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
7.67"
(194.82mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2012
Feb 1957–Jan 1961
48-Month
181.41"
(4,607.81mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1976
Feb 1956–Jan 1961
60-Month
227.77"
(5,785.36mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/