Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1997
1-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1993 1981
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1979
Dec 1996–Jan 1997
2-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Nov 1996–Jan 1997
3-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1978
Oct 1996–Jan 1997
4-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
6.04"
(153.41mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1978
Sep 1996–Jan 1997
5-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1996–Jan 1997
6-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2012
Jul 1996–Jan 1997
7-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
9.51"
(241.56mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1996–Jan 1997
8-Month
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
10.87"
(276.09mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
May 1996–Jan 1997
9-Month
45.04"
(1,144.02mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
10.82"
(274.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Apr 1996–Jan 1997
10-Month
50.03"
(1,270.76mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1996–Jan 1997
11-Month
54.35"
(1,380.49mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
12.50"
(317.50mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb 1996–Jan 1997
12-Month
56.63"
(1,438.40mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
11.70"
(297.18mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Aug 1995–Jan 1997
18-Month
82.56"
(2,097.02mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
15.40"
(391.16mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1973
Feb 1995–Jan 1997
24-Month
98.87"
(2,511.30mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
9.01"
(228.86mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Feb 1994–Jan 1997
36-Month
143.95"
(3,656.33mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2012
Feb 1993–Jan 1997
48-Month
191.49"
(4,863.85mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
11.56"
(293.63mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Feb 1992–Jan 1997
60-Month
234.02"
(5,944.11mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/