Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2002
1-Month
4.21"
(106.93mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 2006
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Ties: 1902
Feb–Mar 2002
2-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1995 2006
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Jan–Mar 2002
3-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1985 2009
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1979
Dec 2001–Mar 2002
4-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
14.13"
(358.90mm)
-4.74"
(-120.39mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Nov 2001–Mar 2002
5-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
-7.14"
(-181.35mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1978
Oct 2001–Mar 2002
6-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-9.56"
(-242.82mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1973
Sep 2001–Mar 2002
7-Month
14.25"
(361.95mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
-10.36"
(-263.14mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Aug 2001–Mar 2002
8-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
-11.47"
(-291.34mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jul 2001–Mar 2002
9-Month
20.88"
(530.35mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-12.84"
(-326.14mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2001–Mar 2002
10-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
-11.32"
(-287.53mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
May 2001–Mar 2002
11-Month
29.29"
(743.97mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-11.87"
(-301.49mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Apr 2001–Mar 2002
12-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-13.79"
(-350.26mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2010
Oct 2000–Mar 2002
18-Month
50.25"
(1,276.35mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-15.54"
(-394.72mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1953
Apr 2000–Mar 2002
24-Month
78.10"
(1,983.74mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
-11.69"
(-296.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1903
Apr 1999–Mar 2002
36-Month
120.21"
(3,053.33mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
-14.61"
(-371.10mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1968 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2021
Apr 1998–Mar 2002
48-Month
162.83"
(4,135.88mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
-17.07"
(-433.58mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1967
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2021
Apr 1997–Mar 2002
60-Month
209.60"
(5,323.84mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
-15.19"
(-385.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/