Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1983
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
14.87"
(377.70mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1958
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Ties: 1921
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
26.56"
(674.62mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
32.52"
(826.01mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
46.99"
(1,193.55mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
48.40"
(1,229.36mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
7.21"
(183.13mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1939
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
52.72"
(1,339.09mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
74.47"
(1,891.54mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1953
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
93.46"
(2,373.88mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1973
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
142.25"
(3,613.15mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
182.09"
(4,625.09mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2021
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
226.50"
(5,753.10mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1967
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 9, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/