Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1903
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1989
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1976 1926
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
10.49"
(266.45mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1976 2006
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-6.02"
(-152.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-7.03"
(-178.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-8.04"
(-204.22mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-8.62"
(-218.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2002
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-10.14"
(-257.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
24.14"
(613.16mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-12.58"
(-319.53mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
31.42"
(798.07mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-9.77"
(-248.16mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
34.89"
(886.21mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-10.02"
(-254.50mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
68.28"
(1,734.31mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
91.11"
(2,314.19mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
141.20"
(3,586.48mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
183.27"
(4,655.06mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
217.59"
(5,526.79mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-7.24"
(-183.89mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/