Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1974 1903
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1989
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
5.83"
(148.08mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1969 1963
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Ties: 1927
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1926
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1965 2006
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
15.59"
(395.99mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-2.32"
(-58.92mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
18.41"
(467.61mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 1959
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
25.89"
(657.61mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
33.94"
(862.08mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1951
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
37.64"
(956.06mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
46.35"
(1,177.29mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1975 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
52.64"
(1,337.06mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
7.73"
(196.35mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
78.34"
(1,989.84mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
99.65"
(2,531.11mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
9.83"
(249.68mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1973
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
145.79"
(3,703.07mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
10.95"
(278.13mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2012
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
205.10"
(5,209.54mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1974 1966
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2022
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
259.01"
(6,578.85mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
34.18"
(868.17mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/