Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1955
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1996
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1998
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1972
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1968 2001
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1972
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 2001
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2018
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
9.04"
(229.61mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1998
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
32.12"
(815.85mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
8.79"
(223.27mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 1998
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
40.43"
(1,026.92mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
43.39"
(1,102.11mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
48.82"
(1,240.03mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
72.00"
(1,828.80mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1972
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
91.67"
(2,328.42mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
138.02"
(3,505.71mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
177.89"
(4,518.41mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1975
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
223.42"
(5,674.87mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/