Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1959 1903
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1989
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1926
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 2006
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
25.32"
(643.13mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
37.04"
(940.82mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
43.96"
(1,116.58mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
48.00"
(1,219.20mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1980
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
62.32"
(1,582.93mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
89.97"
(2,285.24mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1973
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
137.24"
(3,485.90mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
227.49"
(5,778.25mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/