Climate at a Glance

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1979 1963
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Ties: 1960
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1963 1985
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-6.47"
(-164.34mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1958
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
-7.53"
(-191.26mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
-10.22"
(-259.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
26.43"
(671.32mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
-11.04"
(-280.42mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-11.35"
(-288.29mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1939
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
32.31"
(820.67mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
-12.61"
(-320.30mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
54.42"
(1,382.27mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
-11.78"
(-299.21mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1953
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
83.61"
(2,123.69mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
-6.20"
(-157.48mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1973
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
137.86"
(3,501.64mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
188.31"
(4,783.07mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
228.24"
(5,797.30mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/