Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1903
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1989
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
7.14"
(181.36mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2010 1963
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2006 1926
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-4.30"
(-109.22mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 2006 2006
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-5.01"
(-127.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1995 1959
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Ties: 1935
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
20.94"
(531.88mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-4.06"
(-103.12mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1984
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
32.25"
(819.15mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
47.92"
(1,217.17mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2011 1985
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
52.03"
(1,321.56mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
10.84"
(275.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
80.12"
(2,035.05mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
13.60"
(345.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
99.67"
(2,531.62mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1973
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
160.19"
(4,068.83mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
25.35"
(643.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
203.21"
(5,161.53mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
23.30"
(591.82mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2007
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
249.06"
(6,326.12mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
24.23"
(615.44mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/