Climate at a Glance

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1986 1914, 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2005
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1984 1914
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
15.26"
(387.60mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1998
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Ties: 2008
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
23.67"
(601.22mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
23.49"
(596.65mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1968 1963
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1965 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
34.37"
(873.00mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1965
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
37.86"
(961.64mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1985 1957
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
41.55"
(1,055.37mm)
-6.74"
(-171.20mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1985 1963
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
-7.01"
(-178.05mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1985 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
62.46"
(1,586.48mm)
68.59"
(1,742.19mm)
-6.13"
(-155.71mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
89.47"
(2,272.54mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1903
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
130.81"
(3,322.57mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1987 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
167.63"
(4,257.80mm)
179.85"
(4,568.19mm)
-12.22"
(-310.39mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
225.16"
(5,719.06mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/