Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 2006
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2010
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 2006
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
10.44"
(265.18mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 2009
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1979
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
14.12"
(358.65mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2010
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
26.30"
(668.02mm)
17.53"
(445.26mm)
8.77"
(222.76mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
31.60"
(802.64mm)
20.88"
(530.35mm)
10.72"
(272.29mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
24.61"
(625.09mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
35.50"
(901.70mm)
29.25"
(742.95mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
39.42"
(1,001.27mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
47.88"
(1,216.15mm)
37.44"
(950.98mm)
10.44"
(265.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
53.39"
(1,356.11mm)
41.16"
(1,045.46mm)
12.23"
(310.65mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
57.20"
(1,452.88mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
12.29"
(312.17mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2010
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
79.95"
(2,030.73mm)
65.79"
(1,671.07mm)
14.16"
(359.66mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1953
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
108.69"
(2,760.73mm)
89.79"
(2,280.67mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1903
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
152.09"
(3,863.09mm)
134.82"
(3,424.43mm)
17.27"
(438.66mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2021
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
198.78"
(5,049.01mm)
179.90"
(4,569.46mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2021
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
237.59"
(6,034.79mm)
224.79"
(5,709.67mm)
12.80"
(325.12mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
30th 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 October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/