Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Highest rainfall in Mawsynram in East khasi hills Meghalaya state northwestern india


Mawsynram is a town in the East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya state in northeastern India, 60.9 kilometres from Shillong.

Mawsynram receives the highest rainfall in India.

It is reportedly the wettest place on Earth, with an average annual rainfall of 11,872mm but that claim is disputed.

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Mawsynram received 26,000 millimetres (1,000 in) of rainfall in 1985.

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