Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1978
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Mar–Apr 1978
2-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Feb–Apr 1978
3-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Jan–Apr 1978
4-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1977–Apr 1978
5-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1958
Nov 1977–Apr 1978
6-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
7.17"
(182.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 1977–Apr 1978
7-Month
32.69"
(830.33mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
8.06"
(204.73mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Sep 1977–Apr 1978
8-Month
37.30"
(947.42mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
8.93"
(226.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1977–Apr 1978
9-Month
42.59"
(1,081.79mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jul 1977–Apr 1978
10-Month
45.13"
(1,146.30mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1977–Apr 1978
11-Month
49.02"
(1,245.11mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1939
May 1977–Apr 1978
12-Month
50.45"
(1,281.43mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Nov 1976–Apr 1978
18-Month
66.60"
(1,691.64mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1953
May 1976–Apr 1978
24-Month
90.38"
(2,295.65mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1973
May 1975–Apr 1978
36-Month
143.86"
(3,654.04mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
9.01"
(228.85mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
May 1974–Apr 1978
48-Month
189.98"
(4,825.49mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
10.05"
(255.27mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2007
May 1973–Apr 1978
60-Month
237.40"
(6,029.96mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
12.54"
(318.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/