Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2016
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2012 2006
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Feb–Mar 2016
2-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2013 2006
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Jan–Mar 2016
3-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2009
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Dec 2015–Mar 2016
4-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2012 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Nov 2015–Mar 2016
5-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1978
Ties: 1905, 1941
Oct 2015–Mar 2016
6-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Sep 2015–Mar 2016
7-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Aug 2015–Mar 2016
8-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jul 2015–Mar 2016
9-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2015–Mar 2016
10-Month
37.96"
(964.18mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
0.52"
(13.20mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
May 2015–Mar 2016
11-Month
39.17"
(994.92mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Ties: 1957
Apr 2015–Mar 2016
12-Month
41.84"
(1,062.74mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-3.07"
(-77.97mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Oct 2014–Mar 2016
18-Month
65.63"
(1,667.00mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1953
Apr 2014–Mar 2016
24-Month
89.90"
(2,283.46mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1903
Apr 2013–Mar 2016
36-Month
139.55"
(3,544.57mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2021
Apr 2012–Mar 2016
48-Month
184.56"
(4,687.82mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2021
Apr 2011–Mar 2016
60-Month
242.32"
(6,154.93mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1967
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/