Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1991
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1903
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1989
Apr–May 1991
2-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Ties: 1917
Mar–May 1991
3-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 1926
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Feb–May 1991
4-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1987 2006
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Jan–May 1991
5-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Dec 1990–May 1991
6-Month
22.01"
(559.05mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1959
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Nov 1990–May 1991
7-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1990 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1984
Oct 1990–May 1991
8-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1984
Sep 1990–May 1991
9-Month
30.66"
(778.76mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Aug 1990–May 1991
10-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1989 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jul 1990–May 1991
11-Month
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1990–May 1991
12-Month
45.53"
(1,156.46mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Dec 1989–May 1991
18-Month
66.62"
(1,692.15mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1989–May 1991
24-Month
98.88"
(2,511.55mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
9.06"
(230.12mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Jun 1988–May 1991
36-Month
144.06"
(3,659.12mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
9.22"
(234.18mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2012
Jun 1987–May 1991
48-Month
187.55"
(4,763.77mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1989 1966
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2007
Jun 1986–May 1991
60-Month
234.96"
(5,967.98mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1990 1966
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/