Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
9.71"
(246.63mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1958
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
27.01"
(686.05mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
29.62"
(752.35mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
32.14"
(816.36mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
36.56"
(928.62mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
44.80"
(1,137.92mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1939
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
46.06"
(1,169.92mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
68.35"
(1,736.09mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1953
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
93.45"
(2,373.63mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1986 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
131.40"
(3,337.56mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1983 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2021
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
184.75"
(4,692.65mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2021
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
232.60"
(5,908.04mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1986 1967
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 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/