Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1958

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1958
1-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1957 1903
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1989
Apr–May 1958
2-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1957 1963
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Mar–May 1958
3-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1957 1926
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Feb–May 1958
4-Month
20.18"
(512.57mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1957 2006
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Jan–May 1958
5-Month
24.95"
(633.73mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Dec 1957–May 1958
6-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
9.84"
(249.94mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1959
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Nov 1957–May 1958
7-Month
35.40"
(899.16mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1984
Oct 1957–May 1958
8-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1984
Sep 1957–May 1958
9-Month
41.26"
(1,048.00mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
9.17"
(232.91mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1957–May 1958
10-Month
43.33"
(1,100.58mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1957 1985
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jul 1957–May 1958
11-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1957–May 1958
12-Month
47.27"
(1,200.66mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Dec 1956–May 1958
18-Month
65.13"
(1,654.30mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jun 1956–May 1958
24-Month
89.94"
(2,284.48mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1956 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Jun 1955–May 1958
36-Month
137.52"
(3,493.01mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1954–May 1958
48-Month
175.10"
(4,447.54mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2007
Jun 1953–May 1958
60-Month
212.79"
(5,404.87mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-12.04"
(-305.81mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/