Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, October 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1998
1-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1997 1963
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2005
Sep–Oct 1998
2-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1994 1914, 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2005
Ties: 1908
Aug–Oct 1998
3-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
-4.53"
(-115.07mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1984 1914
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Jul–Oct 1998
4-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-6.97"
(-177.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1998
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Jun–Oct 1998
5-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
19.95"
(506.73mm)
-5.66"
(-143.76mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
May–Oct 1998
6-Month
20.24"
(514.10mm)
23.67"
(601.22mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Apr–Oct 1998
7-Month
24.91"
(632.71mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1997 1963
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Mar–Oct 1998
8-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Feb–Oct 1998
9-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
34.37"
(873.00mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jan–Oct 1998
10-Month
39.06"
(992.12mm)
37.86"
(961.64mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Dec 1997–Oct 1998
11-Month
42.97"
(1,091.44mm)
41.55"
(1,055.37mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1997 1963
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Nov 1997–Oct 1998
12-Month
47.13"
(1,197.10mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May 1997–Oct 1998
18-Month
67.82"
(1,722.63mm)
68.59"
(1,742.19mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1965
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Nov 1996–Oct 1998
24-Month
92.39"
(2,346.71mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1903
Nov 1995–Oct 1998
36-Month
148.52"
(3,772.41mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
13.67"
(347.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1965
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Nov 1994–Oct 1998
48-Month
186.94"
(4,748.28mm)
179.85"
(4,568.19mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1975
Nov 1993–Oct 1998
60-Month
235.62"
(5,984.75mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
10.76"
(273.31mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1997 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/