Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2020
1-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2019 1963
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1983
Mar–Apr 2020
2-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2016 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Feb–Apr 2020
3-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Jan–Apr 2020
4-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1983
Ties: 1907
Dec 2019–Apr 2020
5-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1958
Nov 2019–Apr 2020
6-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1973
Ties: 2001
Oct 2019–Apr 2020
7-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2018 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1973
Sep 2019–Apr 2020
8-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Aug 2019–Apr 2020
9-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1985
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2019–Apr 2020
10-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2017 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2019–Apr 2020
11-Month
42.17"
(1,071.12mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1939
Ties: 1934
May 2019–Apr 2020
12-Month
48.92"
(1,242.57mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2017 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Nov 2018–Apr 2020
18-Month
79.03"
(2,007.36mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1953
May 2018–Apr 2020
24-Month
111.63"
(2,835.40mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
21.82"
(554.23mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1966
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1973
May 2017–Apr 2020
36-Month
160.93"
(4,087.62mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1967
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2016–Apr 2020
48-Month
202.35"
(5,139.69mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
22.42"
(569.47mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2019 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2007
May 2015–Apr 2020
60-Month
243.78"
(6,192.01mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
18.92"
(480.57mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2019 1967
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/