Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 2006
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 2006
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2009
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1978
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
31.66"
(804.16mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
34.78"
(883.41mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
38.37"
(974.60mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
43.35"
(1,101.09mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Ties: 1958
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
62.89"
(1,597.41mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1953
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
91.55"
(2,325.37mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1903
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
137.32"
(3,487.93mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
184.66"
(4,690.36mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Ties: 1961
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
228.01"
(5,791.45mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
3.22"
(81.78mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/