Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1921
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1920 1903
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1989
Ties: 1954
Apr–May 1921
2-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1920 1963
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1983
Mar–May 1921
3-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1916 1926
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Feb–May 1921
4-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1918 2006
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Jan–May 1921
5-Month
16.58"
(421.13mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1917 1985
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Dec 1920–May 1921
6-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1920 1959
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Nov 1920–May 1921
7-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1920 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1984
Oct 1920–May 1921
8-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1984
Sep 1920–May 1921
9-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1920 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Ties: 1906, 1918
Aug 1920–May 1921
10-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1919 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jul 1920–May 1921
11-Month
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jun 1920–May 1921
12-Month
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Ties: 1899
Dec 1919–May 1921
18-Month
70.19"
(1,782.83mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1919 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Jun 1919–May 1921
24-Month
98.91"
(2,512.31mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
9.09"
(230.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1973
Jun 1918–May 1921
36-Month
139.52"
(3,543.81mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2012
Jun 1917–May 1921
48-Month
182.68"
(4,640.07mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2007
Jun 1916–May 1921
60-Month
221.39"
(5,623.31mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1920 1966
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/