Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1903
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Ties: 1929
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1963
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
71st Driest Driest to Date 1926
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 2006
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
57th Driest Driest to Date 1985
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/