Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1981
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Dec 1980–Jan 1981
2-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1979
Nov 1980–Jan 1981
3-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-5.98"
(-151.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Oct 1980–Jan 1981
4-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1978
Sep 1980–Jan 1981
5-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-6.89"
(-175.01mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Jan 1981
6-Month
12.72"
(323.09mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-9.59"
(-243.58mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Jul 1980–Jan 1981
7-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-10.41"
(-264.41mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–Jan 1981
8-Month
19.78"
(502.41mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-10.71"
(-272.04mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1980–Jan 1981
9-Month
22.25"
(565.15mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-11.97"
(-304.04mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Apr 1980–Jan 1981
10-Month
28.52"
(724.41mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-9.44"
(-239.77mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1980–Jan 1981
11-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1980–Jan 1981
12-Month
36.49"
(926.85mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-8.44"
(-214.37mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1979–Jan 1981
18-Month
60.34"
(1,532.64mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-6.82"
(-173.22mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
Feb 1979–Jan 1981
24-Month
86.11"
(2,187.19mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1978–Jan 1981
36-Month
135.31"
(3,436.87mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Feb 1977–Jan 1981
48-Month
189.11"
(4,803.39mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1980 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1976
Feb 1976–Jan 1981
60-Month
224.88"
(5,711.95mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/