Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2016
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Mar–Apr 2016
2-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Feb–Apr 2016
3-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Jan–Apr 2016
4-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1983
Dec 2015–Apr 2016
5-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1958
Nov 2015–Apr 2016
6-Month
18.54"
(470.92mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Oct 2015–Apr 2016
7-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Sep 2015–Apr 2016
8-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Aug 2015–Apr 2016
9-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jul 2015–Apr 2016
10-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2015–Apr 2016
11-Month
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1939
May 2015–Apr 2016
12-Month
41.43"
(1,052.32mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
-3.49"
(-88.65mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Nov 2014–Apr 2016
18-Month
64.25"
(1,631.95mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1953
May 2014–Apr 2016
24-Month
87.74"
(2,228.60mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
-2.07"
(-52.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Ties: 1992
May 2013–Apr 2016
36-Month
139.21"
(3,535.93mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020
May 2012–Apr 2016
48-Month
183.95"
(4,672.33mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2007
May 2011–Apr 2016
60-Month
238.91"
(6,068.31mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2006 1967
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/