Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1939 1903
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1989
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1956 1963
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1983
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1926
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 2006
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-4.19"
(-106.42mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
17.86"
(453.64mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1959
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1956 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1984
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1984
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1954 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
38.63"
(981.20mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
42.67"
(1,083.82mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
60.96"
(1,548.38mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-5.56"
(-141.23mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1973
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
127.83"
(3,246.88mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-7.01"
(-178.06mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
165.52"
(4,204.21mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-14.39"
(-365.50mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1933 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
220.59"
(5,602.99mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/