Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2006
1-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1903
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1989
Apr–May 2006
2-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2003 1963
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Mar–May 2006
3-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1965 1926
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Feb–May 2006
4-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-5.17"
(-131.32mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2006
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Jan–May 2006
5-Month
14.42"
(366.27mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-3.49"
(-88.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1983
Dec 2005–May 2006
6-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 1959
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1984
Nov 2005–May 2006
7-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1984
Oct 2005–May 2006
8-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2005 2002
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1984
Sep 2005–May 2006
9-Month
35.12"
(892.05mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1985
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug 2005–May 2006
10-Month
37.24"
(945.90mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jul 2005–May 2006
11-Month
41.88"
(1,063.75mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2005–May 2006
12-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Dec 2004–May 2006
18-Month
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Ties: 1914
Jun 2004–May 2006
24-Month
95.06"
(2,414.52mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2003 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1973
Jun 2003–May 2006
36-Month
150.48"
(3,822.19mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
15.64"
(397.25mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2012
Jun 2002–May 2006
48-Month
199.06"
(5,056.12mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
19.15"
(486.41mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Jun 2001–May 2006
60-Month
233.27"
(5,925.06mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/