Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2017 1955
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1996
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1998
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
8.59"
(218.18mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1972
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
26.58"
(675.13mm)
14.18"
(360.17mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 2001
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
13.30"
(337.82mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1998
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
38.05"
(966.47mm)
23.32"
(592.33mm)
14.73"
(374.14mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1998
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
41.35"
(1,050.29mm)
27.05"
(687.07mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
47.15"
(1,197.61mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
16.38"
(416.05mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
51.32"
(1,303.53mm)
34.53"
(877.06mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
55.96"
(1,421.38mm)
38.42"
(975.87mm)
17.54"
(445.51mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
62.04"
(1,575.82mm)
41.47"
(1,053.34mm)
20.57"
(522.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
64.76"
(1,644.90mm)
44.96"
(1,141.98mm)
19.80"
(502.92mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
86.62"
(2,200.15mm)
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
18.37"
(466.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
109.68"
(2,785.87mm)
89.89"
(2,283.21mm)
19.79"
(502.66mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
149.27"
(3,791.46mm)
134.79"
(3,423.67mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2017 1965
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
193.13"
(4,905.50mm)
179.78"
(4,566.41mm)
13.35"
(339.09mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1975
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
242.08"
(6,148.83mm)
224.85"
(5,711.19mm)
17.23"
(437.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/