Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1958 1955
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1996
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1998
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1972
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
13.65"
(346.71mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2018
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1998
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1961 1998
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
27.60"
(701.04mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
63.21"
(1,605.53mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
-5.04"
(-128.02mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
86.94"
(2,208.28mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
133.14"
(3,381.76mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1965
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
176.95"
(4,494.53mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
231.11"
(5,870.19mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
48th 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 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/