Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of January 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2020
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2008 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1979
Dec 2019–Jan 2020
2-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1979
Ties: 1993
Nov 2019–Jan 2020
3-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1978
Oct 2019–Jan 2020
4-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1978
Ties: 2008
Sep 2019–Jan 2020
5-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Aug 2019–Jan 2020
6-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2012
Jul 2019–Jan 2020
7-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2019–Jan 2020
8-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
May 2019–Jan 2020
9-Month
38.30"
(972.82mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Apr 2019–Jan 2020
10-Month
42.27"
(1,073.66mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
4.31"
(109.48mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Mar 2019–Jan 2020
11-Month
46.11"
(1,171.19mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
4.26"
(108.20mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Feb 2019–Jan 2020
12-Month
49.37"
(1,254.00mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Aug 2018–Jan 2020
18-Month
86.00"
(2,184.40mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
18.84"
(478.54mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1966
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Feb 2018–Jan 2020
24-Month
115.90"
(2,943.86mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2017–Jan 2020
36-Month
159.83"
(4,059.68mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2019 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2021
Feb 2016–Jan 2020
48-Month
199.94"
(5,078.48mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
20.01"
(508.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2019 1967
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1976
Feb 2015–Jan 2020
60-Month
242.56"
(6,161.02mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
17.69"
(449.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/