Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1979
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1979
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
11.77"
(298.96mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
13.52"
(343.41mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
19.03"
(483.36mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
31.63"
(803.40mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1975
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
36.87"
(936.50mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
37.90"
(962.66mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
39.71"
(1,008.63mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Ties: 1951
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
55.77"
(1,416.56mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-11.39"
(-289.30mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
90.63"
(2,302.00mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
147.83"
(3,754.88mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
186.65"
(4,740.91mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1976
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
229.44"
(5,827.78mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1985 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/