Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 2006
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 2006
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2010
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 2009
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1979
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
3.94"
(100.07mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1978
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
26.87"
(682.50mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
32.39"
(822.71mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
37.58"
(954.53mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
39.71"
(1,008.63mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
46.77"
(1,187.96mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
73.82"
(1,875.03mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1953
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
14.08"
(357.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1903
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
148.43"
(3,770.12mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
13.61"
(345.69mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
187.10"
(4,752.34mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2021
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
235.56"
(5,983.22mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
10.77"
(273.55mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1967
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/