Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1978 1963
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Ties: 1923, 1997
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1983
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
7.49"
(190.24mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1978 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1978 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
7.76"
(197.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1985
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1973
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
39.88"
(1,012.95mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
47.21"
(1,199.13mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
6.02"
(152.90mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1939
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
54.25"
(1,377.95mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
9.33"
(236.98mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
82.70"
(2,100.58mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
16.50"
(419.10mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1953
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
104.70"
(2,659.38mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
14.89"
(378.21mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1973
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
144.63"
(3,673.60mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
9.78"
(248.41mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
198.11"
(5,031.99mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
18.18"
(461.77mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
244.23"
(6,203.44mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
19.37"
(492.00mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/