Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1988 1903
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1989
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1988 1963
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1988 1926
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1988 2006
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Ties: 1949
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1959
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
23.83"
(605.28mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
28.92"
(734.57mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
3.82"
(97.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
47.11"
(1,196.59mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
5.92"
(150.36mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
53.35"
(1,355.09mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
75.77"
(1,924.56mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
9.25"
(234.95mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
98.53"
(2,502.66mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
142.02"
(3,607.31mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
189.43"
(4,811.52mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
9.52"
(241.81mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2021
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
232.84"
(5,914.14mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
8.01"
(203.46mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/