Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
10.59"
(268.99mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
13.94"
(354.08mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
17.67"
(448.82mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
22.31"
(566.67mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
26.78"
(680.21mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1958 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
30.49"
(774.45mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
35.81"
(909.57mm)
34.22"
(869.19mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
37.96"
(964.18mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
46.83"
(1,189.48mm)
41.85"
(1,062.99mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
51.65"
(1,311.91mm)
44.93"
(1,141.22mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
74.80"
(1,899.92mm)
67.16"
(1,705.86mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1973
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
90.54"
(2,299.72mm)
89.86"
(2,282.44mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
136.90"
(3,477.26mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
180.34"
(4,580.64mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2022
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
219.46"
(5,574.28mm)
224.87"
(5,711.70mm)
-5.41"
(-137.42mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1958 1967
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/