Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1903
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1989
Ties: 1936
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1941 1926
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 2006
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1983
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-6.29"
(-159.77mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-4.90"
(-124.46mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
22.67"
(575.82mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-5.68"
(-144.27mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1959 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
26.21"
(665.73mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-5.88"
(-149.36mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1942 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
31.72"
(805.69mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-5.00"
(-127.00mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1962 1985
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
34.47"
(875.54mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-6.72"
(-170.69mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
38.52"
(978.41mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-6.39"
(-162.30mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
58.03"
(1,473.96mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-8.49"
(-215.65mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
78.89"
(2,003.81mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-10.93"
(-277.62mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1955 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1973
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
128.75"
(3,270.25mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1957 1966
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2012
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
176.75"
(4,489.45mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-3.16"
(-80.26mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1958 1966
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
218.72"
(5,555.49mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1966
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/