Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
4.47"
(113.54mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 2009
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1896
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
9.04"
(229.62mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1979
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1973
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
16.99"
(431.55mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
20.72"
(526.29mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1961
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
27.28"
(692.91mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
33.54"
(851.92mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
37.80"
(960.12mm)
37.27"
(946.66mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
41.66"
(1,058.16mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
46.31"
(1,176.27mm)
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
1.42"
(36.06mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1948
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
74.37"
(1,889.00mm)
65.59"
(1,665.99mm)
8.78"
(223.01mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1979
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
103.08"
(2,618.23mm)
89.80"
(2,280.92mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1903
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
145.23"
(3,688.84mm)
134.80"
(3,423.92mm)
10.43"
(264.92mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1904
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
189.11"
(4,803.39mm)
179.86"
(4,568.44mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1976
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
237.35"
(6,028.69mm)
224.77"
(5,709.16mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/