Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1917 1903
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1989
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1917 1963
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Ties: 1913, 1972
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
11.55"
(293.37mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1917 1926
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1917 2006
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-0.02"
(-0.50mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1983
Ties: 1956
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1916 1959
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Ties: 1971, 2013
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
21.30"
(541.02mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1905 1985
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1984
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
28.32"
(719.33mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1984
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Ties: 1906, 1921
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
33.97"
(862.84mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
39.00"
(990.60mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1917 2002
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
64.31"
(1,633.47mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
81.87"
(2,079.50mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-7.95"
(-201.93mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1973
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
124.81"
(3,170.17mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-10.03"
(-254.77mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2012
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
166.49"
(4,228.85mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-13.42"
(-340.86mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1917 1966
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2007
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
208.15"
(5,287.01mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-16.68"
(-423.67mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/