Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1930 1903
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1989
Ties: 1961
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1963
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1930 1926
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1930 2006
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
14.48"
(367.79mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1983
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1930 1959
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
22.06"
(560.32mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-6.29"
(-159.77mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1984
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-7.92"
(-201.17mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1985
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
27.23"
(691.64mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-9.49"
(-241.05mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
31.17"
(791.72mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-10.02"
(-254.51mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
35.70"
(906.78mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-9.21"
(-233.93mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1930 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
51.95"
(1,319.53mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-14.57"
(-370.08mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
71.38"
(1,813.05mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-18.44"
(-468.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1973
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
119.84"
(3,043.94mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-15.00"
(-381.00mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1911 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
171.19"
(4,348.23mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-8.72"
(-221.48mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2007
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
214.89"
(5,458.21mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-9.94"
(-252.47mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1927 1966
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1976

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/