Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, October 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1962
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1960 1963
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Sep–Oct 1962
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1961 1914, 1941
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2005
Aug–Oct 1962
3-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 1914
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul–Oct 1962
4-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1998
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jun–Oct 1962
5-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May–Oct 1962
6-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
23.67"
(601.22mm)
-3.61"
(-91.70mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Apr–Oct 1962
7-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Mar–Oct 1962
8-Month
27.60"
(701.04mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Oct 1962
9-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
34.37"
(873.00mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan–Oct 1962
10-Month
34.51"
(876.55mm)
37.86"
(961.64mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Dec 1961–Oct 1962
11-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
41.55"
(1,055.37mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Nov 1961–Oct 1962
12-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
-4.41"
(-112.01mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
May 1961–Oct 1962
18-Month
62.38"
(1,584.45mm)
68.59"
(1,742.19mm)
-6.21"
(-157.74mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Nov 1960–Oct 1962
24-Month
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1903
Nov 1959–Oct 1962
36-Month
133.97"
(3,402.84mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Ties: 1978
Nov 1958–Oct 1962
48-Month
173.75"
(4,413.25mm)
179.85"
(4,568.19mm)
-6.10"
(-154.94mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975
Nov 1957–Oct 1962
60-Month
234.02"
(5,944.11mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
9.16"
(232.67mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/