Climate at a Glance

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1987 2009
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1896
Ties: 1962
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1979
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
16.99"
(431.55mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Ties: 1911
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
20.63"
(524.00mm)
20.72"
(526.29mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
24.80"
(629.92mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
34.03"
(864.36mm)
33.54"
(851.92mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
36.64"
(930.66mm)
37.27"
(946.66mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
45.02"
(1,143.51mm)
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
68.78"
(1,747.01mm)
65.59"
(1,665.99mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
89.74"
(2,279.40mm)
89.80"
(2,280.92mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
132.93"
(3,376.42mm)
134.80"
(3,423.92mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1904
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
179.70"
(4,564.38mm)
179.86"
(4,568.44mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
238.11"
(6,047.99mm)
224.77"
(5,709.16mm)
13.34"
(338.83mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1987 1967
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/