Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1951 1903
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1989
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1951 1963
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
17.86"
(453.64mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
6.49"
(164.84mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1926
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1951 2006
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1959
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
37.15"
(943.61mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
12.15"
(308.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
41.39"
(1,051.31mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
13.04"
(331.22mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
43.22"
(1,097.79mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
9.56"
(242.82mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
50.49"
(1,282.45mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
54.37"
(1,381.00mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1903
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
77.55"
(1,969.77mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
100.27"
(2,546.86mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
10.45"
(265.43mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1973
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
135.21"
(3,434.33mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
185.10"
(4,701.54mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2007
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
233.33"
(5,926.58mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
8.50"
(215.90mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/