Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1972 1963
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
23.78"
(604.01mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1958
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
32.79"
(832.87mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
11.51"
(292.36mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
38.09"
(967.49mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
13.46"
(341.89mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
40.32"
(1,024.13mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
45.91"
(1,166.11mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
8.44"
(214.37mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1928
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
54.37"
(1,381.00mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1939
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
59.88"
(1,520.95mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
14.96"
(379.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
81.86"
(2,079.24mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
15.66"
(397.76mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1953
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
112.60"
(2,860.04mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
22.79"
(578.87mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
153.34"
(3,894.84mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
18.49"
(469.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
202.13"
(5,134.10mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
22.20"
(563.88mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2021
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
241.97"
(6,146.04mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
17.11"
(434.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
23rd 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 September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/