Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1979
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
9.43"
(239.52mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 1981
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1978
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1978
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
23.44"
(595.38mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
1.13"
(28.71mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1981
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1941
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
-4.26"
(-108.21mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
33.67"
(855.22mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
39.12"
(993.65mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1950 1966
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
57.01"
(1,448.05mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
-10.15"
(-257.81mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
84.47"
(2,145.54mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
-5.39"
(-136.90mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
139.08"
(3,532.63mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1952 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
189.55"
(4,814.57mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
9.62"
(244.35mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1967
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2022
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
232.97"
(5,917.44mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
8.10"
(205.74mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 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/