Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1901
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1979
Ties: 1963
Dec 1900–Jan 1901
2-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1979
Nov 1900–Jan 1901
3-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-2.23"
(-56.65mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1900 1981
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Oct 1900–Jan 1901
4-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1900 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1978
Sep 1900–Jan 1901
5-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Ties: 1969
Aug 1900–Jan 1901
6-Month
17.55"
(445.77mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1897 1981
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2012
Jul 1900–Jan 1901
7-Month
22.10"
(561.34mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-4.68"
(-118.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1897 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jun 1900–Jan 1901
8-Month
25.30"
(642.62mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
May 1900–Jan 1901
9-Month
29.70"
(754.38mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Apr 1900–Jan 1901
10-Month
32.02"
(813.31mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-5.94"
(-150.87mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1900 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Mar 1900–Jan 1901
11-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-6.39"
(-162.31mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Feb 1900–Jan 1901
12-Month
40.69"
(1,033.53mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Aug 1899–Jan 1901
18-Month
60.37"
(1,533.40mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-6.79"
(-172.46mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1973
Feb 1899–Jan 1901
24-Month
84.32"
(2,141.73mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-5.54"
(-140.71mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
Feb 1898–Jan 1901
36-Month
134.96"
(3,427.98mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2021
Ties: 1946
Feb 1897–Jan 1901
48-Month
187.76"
(4,769.10mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1899 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2022
Feb 1896–Jan 1901
60-Month
231.37"
(5,876.80mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1900 1967
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/