Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1977
1-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1964 1903
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1989
Apr–May 1977
2-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1965 1963
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
Mar–May 1977
3-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1976 1926
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–May 1977
4-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1976 2006
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jan–May 1977
5-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1983
Dec 1976–May 1977
6-Month
16.99"
(431.55mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1969 1959
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Nov 1976–May 1977
7-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-7.42"
(-188.47mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1985
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Oct 1976–May 1977
8-Month
23.79"
(604.27mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-4.56"
(-115.82mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1966 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1984
Sep 1976–May 1977
9-Month
26.44"
(671.58mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-5.65"
(-143.51mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1976–May 1977
10-Month
31.13"
(790.70mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jul 1976–May 1977
11-Month
34.67"
(880.62mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-6.52"
(-165.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1954
Jun 1976–May 1977
12-Month
37.65"
(956.31mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-7.26"
(-184.40mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Dec 1975–May 1977
18-Month
56.06"
(1,423.92mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-10.46"
(-265.69mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1975–May 1977
24-Month
90.29"
(2,293.37mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1973
Jun 1974–May 1977
36-Month
137.30"
(3,487.42mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1966
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Jun 1973–May 1977
48-Month
183.44"
(4,659.38mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
3.53"
(89.67mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1966
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2022
Jun 1972–May 1977
60-Month
242.75"
(6,165.85mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
17.92"
(455.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1966
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/