Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1980 1955
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1996
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 1998
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1972
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1972
Ties: 1915
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1980 2001
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1980 1998
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
19.36"
(491.74mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
-3.96"
(-100.59mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1980 1998
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
32.33"
(821.18mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
33.74"
(857.00mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1976 1965
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
38.34"
(973.84mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
38.88"
(987.55mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1980 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
54.71"
(1,389.63mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
-13.54"
(-343.92mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1972
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
77.08"
(1,957.83mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
-12.81"
(-325.38mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1966 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
133.57"
(3,392.68mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1965
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
181.21"
(4,602.73mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
229.74"
(5,835.40mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1980 1966
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/