Climate and Weather


Where is the rainiest place on Earth?

The wettest place in the world is Mawsynram, India, with an average annual rainfall of 467.4 inches (1,187 centimeters) per year. Second place is Tutunendo, Colombia, with an average annual rainfall of 463.4 inches (1,177 centimeters) per year. It is estimated that Lloro, Columbia receives 523.6 inches (1,330 centimeters) of rain per year, but this amount has not been verified. The place that has the most rainy days per year is Mount Wai-’ale’ale on Kauai, Hawaii. It has up to 350 rainy days annually.


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