Climate Summary for May

Station: Cape May (281351) State: New Jersey Period of Record: 1/1894-2/2011 (# years included = 87, snow = 69 years) Temperature Precipitation >EXTREMES EXTREMES Greatest Daily Greatest | Cumulative Chance Day Average Average | Highest Yr Lowest Yr || amount snowfall | average >=.01" Max (F) Min (F) | (F) (F) || Inches Yr Inches Yr | precip(in) precip 1 64.1 48.9 | 84 2010 35 2000 || 1.13 1909 0.0 | 0.12 0.34 2 65.0 48.9 | 86 2010 40 1963* || 0.97 2002 0.0 | 0.20 0.30 3 64.6 49.1 | 87 1913 38 1966 || 1.41 1974 0.0 | 0.27 0.30 4 65.4 48.9 | 85 1913 38 1931 || 2.01 1947 0.0 | 0.43 0.38 5 65.5 49.0 | 85 2000 36 2003* || 2.29 1990 0.0 | 0.55 0.29 6 67.0 50.6 | 89 1986 37 1972 || 1.81 1907 0.0 | 0.66 0.38 7 67.7 50.5 | 91 2000 37 1970 || 3.70 1967 0.0 | 0.80 0.34 8 66.7 50.1 | 90 1930 34 1981 || 0.86 1992 0.0 | 0.87 0.40 9 66.7 50.5 | 86 1930 40 1948 || 1.33 2008 0.0 | 0.97 0.36 10 68.6 51.4 | 89 1896 34 1966 || 1.82 1995 0.0 | 1.08 0.33 11 67.9 51.6 | 91 1896 38 1955 || 0.84 1996 0.0 | 1.15 0.30 12 68.1 51.9 | 87 2001 36 1907 || 1.67 1932 0.0 | 1.27 0.35 13 69.0 52.6 | 85 2002* 39 1928 || 1.68 1979 0.0 | 1.34 0.31 14 68.3 52.0 | 86 2004 37 1996 || 1.73 1948 0.0 | 1.43 0.31 15 68.3 52.8 | 83 1896 39 1998 || 1.17 1981 0.0 | 1.52 0.36 16 68.5 53.2 | 86 1998 40 1966 || 3.00 1926 0.0 | 1.68 0.34 17 68.9 53.1 | 88 1986 40 1950 || 1.29 1985 0.0 | 1.77 0.22 18 69.4 53.4 | 90 1977 42 1984* || 1.91 2010 0.0 | 1.93 0.49 19 70.0 53.7 | 88 1998* 40 2009 || 0.98 1930 0.0 | 2.01 0.36 20 69.2 53.9 | 92 1996 40 1992 || 3.26 2005 0.0 | 2.17 0.44 21 69.5 54.0 | 88 1962 33 1992 || 4.31 1894 0.0 | 2.34 0.38 22 70.0 54.0 | 91 2004 39 2002 || 1.87 2000 0.0 | 2.47 0.34 23 71.5 55.0 | 90 1964 43 1929 || 1.75 1999 0.0 | 2.55 0.25 24 71.2 55.5 | 90 1992 42 1963 || 1.61 1978 0.0 | 2.65 0.36 25 69.5 54.9 | 89 1991 38 1956 || 0.86 1952 0.0 | 2.73 0.39 26 70.7 55.9 | 93 2007 39 1956 || 2.00 1997 0.0 | 2.88 0.40 27 71.6 55.7 | 89 1965 42 1956 || 1.60 1909 0.0 | 2.99 0.39 28 71.2 55.4 | 89 1991 41 1997 || 1.15 1896 0.0 | 3.10 0.40 29 71.7 56.1 | 91 1987 41 1997 || 2.95 1990 0.0 | 3.23 0.31 30 73.8 56.7 | 94 1987 40 1961 || 2.67 1984 0.0 | 3.36 0.31 31 73.8 58.2 | 95 1991 43 1996 || 1.36 1948 0.0 | 3.45 0.33 * - Asterisk indicates that the record was also reached in previous years.