Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1999 1903
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1989
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
7.47"
(189.74mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1992 1963
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
11.37"
(288.80mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1999 1926
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1999 2006
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
20.21"
(513.33mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2000 1959
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
25.00"
(635.00mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1985
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1984
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
28.35"
(720.09mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
32.09"
(815.09mm)
-2.73"
(-69.35mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1999 1985
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Ties: 2020
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
36.72"
(932.69mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1999 1985
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1999 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
44.83"
(1,138.68mm)
44.91"
(1,140.71mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
64.82"
(1,646.43mm)
66.52"
(1,689.61mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1996 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
88.37"
(2,244.60mm)
89.82"
(2,281.43mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2000 1966
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1973
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
126.09"
(3,202.69mm)
134.84"
(3,424.94mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1966
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2012
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
176.42"
(4,481.07mm)
179.91"
(4,569.71mm)
-3.49"
(-88.64mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1995 1966
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2022
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
231.91"
(5,890.51mm)
224.83"
(5,710.68mm)
7.08"
(179.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1999 1966
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1976
Ties: 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/