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Most of New Jersey is in Hardiness Zone 7. The Northwest is in zone 6.

See Bridgewater - Martinsville temperature profiles.
Heat Index profiles NJ - Calif
Note: Somerville and Bridgewater average 3 degrees cooler lows all year and 3 degree cooler highs in the winter and 1 degree cooler highs in the summer.
Morristown and Basking Ridge average 2 degrees cooler.
Newton averages 5 degrees cooler.

snow depth, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1996

snow depth, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 2011

snow depth, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 2013-2014
On Feb 13, 2014 I had 19 inches in my yard in Martinsville.
Note: Accuweather gets their snow depth data from a different source than the Office of NJ State Climatologist (ONJSC). Accuweather shows snow melting after the Jan. 7 storm ONJSC did not. But they don't have daily data at ONJSC to plot.
Source: premiuma.accuweather.com/premium/index.asp

Freezing Days (High temperature 32 degrees or less)
This is a sample of some high snow years and recent years.
I don't have a complete history.
Daily Min Max temps
Data Viewer | New Jersey Weather and Climate Network

Year Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Total
1995-96 0 8 11 10 3 32
1993-94 0 6 18 12 1 37
2013-14 1 5 12 7 4 29
2014-15 0 0 9 15 2 26
2010-11 0 6 8 4 0 18
2012-13 0 0 7 4 0 11
2009-10 0 5 3 2 0 10
2011-12 0 0 4 1 0 5
2014-15 26
Snowfall:
Snowiest Winters in New Brunswick from 1911 - Average is 25.3 in per season. The National Weather Service Cooperative Observing Station on the grounds of Rutgers Gardens.
Highest 10 years
Rnk Year Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. Total
1 1995-1996 3 15.7 26.9 18.1 10.6 2.2 76.5
2 1960-1961 0 20.3 17.1 21.5 T T 58.9
3 1966-1967 0 14.8a 0.5 27.5 14.5 T 57.3
4 1977-1978 1.4 0.2 21.2 24.6 9.9 0 57.3
5 2013-2014 0 8.9 20.5 26.7 56.1
6 2010-2011 T 19.5 31.2 1.7a 1.5 T 53.9
7 2009-2010 0 12.2 1.9 37.4 T 0 51.5
8 1993-1994 0 4.2 12.4 23.6 11.1 0 51.3
9 2002-2003 0.3 11.2 5.4 28.4 0.4 5.4 51.1
10 1916-1917 T 14.0 7.5 10.5 11.0 7.3 50.3
Lowest 10 years
Rnk Year Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. Total
91 2011-2012 0 0 3.1a 0.9 0 0 7.0
92 1941-1942 0 0.2 5 T 1.7 T 6.9
93 1949-1950 0.1 1.8 T 5 T T 6.9
94 1936-1937 T T 2.5 2.5 1.7 T 6.7
95 1931-1932 2.7 T 1.8 1.5 T T 6.0
96 2001-2002 0 T 4 0.1 1.4 0 5.5
97 1918-1919 T T 1 0.8a 1.8b T 3.6
98 1972-1973 T T 1.3 1.3 T T 3.4
99 1997-1998 T 1.2 0.6 T 1.3 0 3.1
100 1920-1921 T T Ta 0.5a T T 0.5
Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. Total
Mean 0.6 5.1 6.9 8.1 4.20.9 25.3
Median 0 3.1 5 5.5 2.2 023
Min 0 0 T T 0 00.5
Max 12 23.1 31.2 37.4 20.5 10.576.5
T = Trace; a = �missing 1 day, b = missing 2 days
Source: Office of NJ State Climatologist (ONJSC) :Historical Monthly Summary Tables
See Office of the New Jersey State Climatologist
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ONJSC :: Historical Monthly Summary Tables
support@climate.rutgers.edu 848-445-4741

New Jersey Monthly Mean Temperatures at Rutgers.edu
Daily Min Max temps
Snowfall Storm Totals by location 2013 and prior at ONJSC IntelliCast, The Weather Channel, IntelliCast Satelite view
Temperature humidity profiles


Record snowfall and number of days with 1 inch or more of snow on the ground (New Brunswick):
Year Snowfall > 1 in. on
the ground
high temp.
≤ 32 deg.
# days
in. Rnk days Rnk
1995-1996 76.5 1 68 1 32
1960-1961 58.9 2 55 8
1977-1978 57.3 3 66 2
1966-1967 57.3 3 21 55
2013-2014 56.1 5 62 4 29
2010-2011 53.9 6 57 7 18
2009-2010 51.5 7 38 21 10
1993-1994 51.3 8 64 3 37
2002-2003 51.1 9 46 15
1947-48 43.8 14 60 5
2014-15 40.3 53 9 26
2012-13 22.6 55 13 74 11
2011-12 7 91 6 91 5
2013-14 I had more than 50% snow coverage in Martinsville until 3/12 for 66 days. There still some snow on 3/17.


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7 Natural Wonders: Sussex Co. (High Point, Tillmans Ravine), Warren Co. (Sunfish Pond, Delaware Water Gap), Passaic co. (Paterson's Great Falls of the Passaic River), Bergen (Palisades), Ocean Co. (Pine Barrens)
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