Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2017
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2016 2006
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2010
Feb–Mar 2017
2-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2012 2006
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Jan–Mar 2017
3-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2016 2009
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1979
Dec 2016–Mar 2017
4-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1981
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Ties: 1922
Nov 2016–Mar 2017
5-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2012 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1978
Oct 2016–Mar 2017
6-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1973
Sep 2016–Mar 2017
7-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Aug 2016–Mar 2017
8-Month
23.44"
(595.38mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1995
Jul 2016–Mar 2017
9-Month
30.41"
(772.41mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-3.31"
(-84.08mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2016 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2016–Mar 2017
10-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
-4.63"
(-117.61mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
May 2016–Mar 2017
11-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Apr 2016–Mar 2017
12-Month
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Oct 2015–Mar 2017
18-Month
60.16"
(1,528.06mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-5.63"
(-143.01mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1953
Apr 2015–Mar 2017
24-Month
81.70"
(2,075.18mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1903
Apr 2014–Mar 2017
36-Month
129.76"
(3,295.90mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
-5.06"
(-128.53mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2021
Apr 2013–Mar 2017
48-Month
179.41"
(4,557.01mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2003 1967
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2021
Apr 2012–Mar 2017
60-Month
224.42"
(5,700.27mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2004 1967
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1976
Ties: 1915

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/