Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2015
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1903
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1989
Apr–May 2015
2-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Mar–May 2015
3-Month
8.43"
(214.12mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2006 1926
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Feb–May 2015
4-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2012 2006
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Jan–May 2015
5-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2012 1985
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Dec 2014–May 2015
6-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2012 1959
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Nov 2014–May 2015
7-Month
24.03"
(610.36mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Oct 2014–May 2015
8-Month
27.67"
(702.82mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1984
Sep 2014–May 2015
9-Month
30.17"
(766.32mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Aug 2014–May 2015
10-Month
34.25"
(869.95mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jul 2014–May 2015
11-Month
39.48"
(1,002.79mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jun 2014–May 2015
12-Month
42.80"
(1,087.12mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 1966
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Dec 2013–May 2015
18-Month
68.73"
(1,745.74mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2013 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jun 2013–May 2015
24-Month
95.17"
(2,417.32mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2009 1966
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1973
Jun 2012–May 2015
36-Month
139.46"
(3,542.28mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
4.62"
(117.34mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2004 1966
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2012
Jun 2011–May 2015
48-Month
194.92"
(4,950.97mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
15.01"
(381.26mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2011 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2007
Jun 2010–May 2015
60-Month
239.13"
(6,073.90mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2006 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 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/