Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1966 2006
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
8.39"
(213.11mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 2006
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 2009
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1978
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
22.98"
(583.69mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1973
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
38.16"
(969.26mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
43.40"
(1,102.36mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
63.42"
(1,610.87mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1953
Ties: 1941
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
90.09"
(2,288.29mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1903
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
128.90"
(3,274.06mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2021
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
174.01"
(4,419.85mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
-5.89"
(-149.61mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2021
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
214.35"
(5,444.49mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
-10.44"
(-265.18mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/