Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1994 1903
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1989
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1963
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1983
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
12.99"
(329.95mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1926
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1995 2006
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
21.00"
(533.40mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1983
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
23.34"
(592.84mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1959
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1984
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
28.41"
(721.61mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1984
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
35.27"
(895.86mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
39.49"
(1,003.05mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
41.20"
(1,046.48mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
4.37"
(110.99mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
47.64"
(1,210.06mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
2.73"
(69.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
63.16"
(1,604.26mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-3.36"
(-85.35mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
85.41"
(2,169.41mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-4.41"
(-112.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1992 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1973
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
134.32"
(3,411.73mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1993 1966
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
182.13"
(4,626.10mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2022
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
219.98"
(5,587.49mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 16, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/