Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1971
1-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1979
Dec 1970–Jan 1971
2-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1979
Nov 1970–Jan 1971
3-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1978
Oct 1970–Jan 1971
4-Month
14.59"
(370.59mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1978
Sep 1970–Jan 1971
5-Month
16.29"
(413.77mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1970–Jan 1971
6-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-2.64"
(-67.05mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2012
Jul 1970–Jan 1971
7-Month
23.18"
(588.77mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1923
Jun 1970–Jan 1971
8-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 2017
May 1970–Jan 1971
9-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Apr 1970–Jan 1971
10-Month
35.01"
(889.25mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1970–Jan 1971
11-Month
38.83"
(986.28mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Feb 1970–Jan 1971
12-Month
41.90"
(1,064.26mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1969–Jan 1971
18-Month
62.96"
(1,599.18mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1973
Ties: 1969
Feb 1969–Jan 1971
24-Month
87.18"
(2,214.37mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Feb 1968–Jan 1971
36-Month
126.47"
(3,212.34mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-8.38"
(-212.85mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2021
Feb 1967–Jan 1971
48-Month
173.27"
(4,401.06mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
-6.66"
(-169.16mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976
Feb 1966–Jan 1971
60-Month
211.63"
(5,375.40mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
-13.24"
(-336.30mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/