Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1986 2006
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-2.68"
(-68.08mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1985 2006
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1985 2009
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
14.13"
(358.90mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1978
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
26.69"
(677.93mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
2.08"
(52.84mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
36.67"
(931.42mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
39.35"
(999.49mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
40.61"
(1,031.49mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
45.66"
(1,159.76mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
64.65"
(1,642.11mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1953
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
89.03"
(2,261.36mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1903
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
131.27"
(3,334.26mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2021
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
188.30"
(4,782.82mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
232.66"
(5,909.56mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
7.87"
(199.89mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/