Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1914 1903
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1989
Ties: 1927
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1914 1963
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1926
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1915 2006
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
15.52"
(394.21mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1914 1959
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1984
Ties: 1932
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
21.86"
(555.24mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1984
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
25.00"
(635.00mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1984
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1985
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
34.90"
(886.46mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1915 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
42.94"
(1,090.68mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-1.97"
(-50.03mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
68.18"
(1,731.77mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1973
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
126.28"
(3,207.51mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-8.56"
(-217.43mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2012
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
171.96"
(4,367.78mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-7.95"
(-201.93mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1966
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2007
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
228.33"
(5,799.58mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/