Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1962
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Dec 1961–Jan 1962
2-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1979
Nov 1961–Jan 1962
3-Month
9.00"
(228.60mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Oct 1961–Jan 1962
4-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Sep 1961–Jan 1962
5-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–Jan 1962
6-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Jul 1961–Jan 1962
7-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1961–Jan 1962
8-Month
27.24"
(691.90mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
May 1961–Jan 1962
9-Month
30.83"
(783.08mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr 1961–Jan 1962
10-Month
35.81"
(909.57mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar 1961–Jan 1962
11-Month
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Feb 1961–Jan 1962
12-Month
44.73"
(1,136.14mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1960–Jan 1962
18-Month
67.71"
(1,719.83mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Feb 1960–Jan 1962
24-Month
90.77"
(2,305.56mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Feb 1959–Jan 1962
36-Month
135.60"
(3,444.24mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Feb 1958–Jan 1962
48-Month
187.25"
(4,756.15mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
7.32"
(185.93mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976
Feb 1957–Jan 1962
60-Month
226.14"
(5,743.96mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/