Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1985 1955
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1996
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
12.06"
(306.32mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1985 1998
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1972
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
14.67"
(372.62mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1972
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2018
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 1998
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
27.17"
(690.12mm)
23.33"
(592.58mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1985 1998
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
36.16"
(918.46mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Ties: 1960
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
41.63"
(1,057.40mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2018
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
69.40"
(1,762.76mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1897
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
85.15"
(2,162.81mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
134.28"
(3,410.71mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
192.78"
(4,896.61mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
232.73"
(5,911.34mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/