Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, February 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1979
1-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 2009
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1896
Jan–Feb 1979
2-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
6.54"
(166.12mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
128th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Dec 1978–Feb 1979
3-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
8.94"
(227.08mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Nov 1978–Feb 1979
4-Month
21.66"
(550.16mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
8.02"
(203.70mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1973
Oct 1978–Feb 1979
5-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
16.99"
(431.55mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1973
Sep 1978–Feb 1979
6-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
20.72"
(526.29mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1978–Feb 1979
7-Month
32.50"
(825.50mm)
25.36"
(644.14mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1978–Feb 1979
8-Month
37.19"
(944.63mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
7.36"
(186.95mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1978–Feb 1979
9-Month
39.83"
(1,011.68mm)
33.54"
(851.92mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
May 1978–Feb 1979
10-Month
46.87"
(1,190.50mm)
37.27"
(946.66mm)
9.60"
(243.84mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Apr 1978–Feb 1979
11-Month
48.76"
(1,238.50mm)
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 2002
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Mar 1978–Feb 1979
12-Month
52.98"
(1,345.69mm)
44.89"
(1,140.21mm)
8.09"
(205.48mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1977 1966
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Sep 1977–Feb 1979
18-Month
84.17"
(2,137.92mm)
65.59"
(1,665.99mm)
18.58"
(471.93mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Mar 1977–Feb 1979
24-Month
106.01"
(2,692.65mm)
89.80"
(2,280.92mm)
16.21"
(411.73mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1903, 2020
Mar 1976–Feb 1979
36-Month
141.47"
(3,593.34mm)
134.80"
(3,423.92mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2021
Mar 1975–Feb 1979
48-Month
198.27"
(5,036.06mm)
179.86"
(4,568.44mm)
18.41"
(467.62mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021
Mar 1974–Feb 1979
60-Month
245.09"
(6,225.29mm)
224.77"
(5,709.16mm)
20.32"
(516.13mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 16, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/