Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1968
1-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1967 1903
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1989
Apr–May 1968
2-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1967 1963
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Mar–May 1968
3-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1967 1926
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–May 1968
4-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1966 2006
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1983
Jan–May 1968
5-Month
16.94"
(430.28mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1985
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1983
Dec 1967–May 1968
6-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 1959
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1984
Nov 1967–May 1968
7-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1967 1985
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1967–May 1968
8-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1984
Sep 1967–May 1968
9-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1966 1985
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Aug 1967–May 1968
10-Month
38.01"
(965.45mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul 1967–May 1968
11-Month
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1967–May 1968
12-Month
46.73"
(1,186.94mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Dec 1966–May 1968
18-Month
66.41"
(1,686.81mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1966–May 1968
24-Month
87.11"
(2,212.59mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1973
Jun 1965–May 1968
36-Month
118.92"
(3,020.57mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-15.92"
(-404.37mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2012
Jun 1964–May 1968
48-Month
151.43"
(3,846.32mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-28.48"
(-723.39mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2007
Jun 1963–May 1968
60-Month
190.38"
(4,835.65mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-34.45"
(-875.03mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1966
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/