Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1979
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1978
Ties: 1942
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1978
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
14.91"
(378.71mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
30.60"
(777.24mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
35.29"
(896.37mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-6.56"
(-166.62mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
39.24"
(996.70mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-5.69"
(-144.52mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
60.09"
(1,526.29mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-7.07"
(-179.57mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1973
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
81.64"
(2,073.66mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-8.22"
(-208.78mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
128.51"
(3,264.15mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-6.34"
(-161.04mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
170.63"
(4,334.00mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
-9.30"
(-236.22mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1976
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
219.14"
(5,566.16mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/