Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2006
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2010
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2002 2006
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2010
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2002 2009
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1979
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
14.13"
(358.90mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2010
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1978
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
31.62"
(803.15mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
7.01"
(178.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
37.01"
(940.05mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
3.29"
(83.56mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
46.21"
(1,173.73mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
50.04"
(1,271.02mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
5.13"
(130.31mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2010
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
61.36"
(1,558.54mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-4.43"
(-112.53mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1953
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
81.16"
(2,061.46mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
-8.63"
(-219.21mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1903
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
128.14"
(3,254.76mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
-6.68"
(-169.67mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2021
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
170.25"
(4,324.35mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
-9.65"
(-245.11mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2021
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
212.87"
(5,406.90mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
-11.92"
(-302.77mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2002 1967
106th 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 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/