Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 1963
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Ties: 1923, 1979
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1983
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1985
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1958
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
30.91"
(785.11mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1973
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
36.57"
(928.88mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
8.20"
(208.28mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
47.22"
(1,199.39mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
11.10"
(281.94mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1939
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
55.97"
(1,421.64mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
11.05"
(280.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
80.70"
(2,049.78mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
14.50"
(368.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1953
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
103.66"
(2,632.96mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
13.85"
(351.79mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1973
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
141.30"
(3,589.02mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2020
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2007
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
237.68"
(6,037.07mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
12.82"
(325.63mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/