Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1903
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1989
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1896 1963
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
12.03"
(305.56mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1926
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
15.70"
(398.78mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1895 2006
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1985
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1959
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1984
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1985
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1984
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1984
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
29.34"
(745.24mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1985
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
41.89"
(1,064.01mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1896 1966
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
63.70"
(1,617.98mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 1966
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
80.69"
(2,049.53mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-9.13"
(-231.90mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1966
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/