Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1939 1903
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1989
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
4.28"
(108.71mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1899 1963
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
7.09"
(180.09mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-4.28"
(-108.71mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1926
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2006
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-4.99"
(-126.74mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1983
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-5.71"
(-145.03mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1938 1959
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Ties: 1981
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1938 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
22.86"
(580.64mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1935 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1984
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-5.11"
(-129.80mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
32.94"
(836.68mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
38.75"
(984.25mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
61.63"
(1,565.40mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
82.25"
(2,089.15mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-7.57"
(-192.28mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1966
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
141.36"
(3,590.54mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
6.52"
(165.60mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2012
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
182.78"
(4,642.61mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2007
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
229.07"
(5,818.38mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1938 1966
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/