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Cold countries Compared by Geography > Average precipitation in depth > Mm per year

DEFINITION: Average precipitation in depth (mm per year). Average precipitation is the long-term average in depth (over space and time) of annual precipitation in the country. Precipitation is defined as any kind of water that falls from clouds as a liquid or a solid.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Bhutan 2,200 2011
2 Iceland 1,940 2011
3 Ukraine 1,875 2011
4 Switzerland 1,537 2011
5 Chile 1,522 2011
6 Nepal 1,500 2011
7 Norway 1,414 2011
8 United Kingdom 1,220 2011
9 Slovenia 1,162 2011
10 Ireland 1,118 2011
11 Austria 1,110 2011
12 North Korea 1,054 2011
13 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,028 2011
14 Georgia 1,026 2011
15 Luxembourg 934 2011
16 Belgium 847 2011
17 Slovakia 824 2011
18 United States 715 2011
19 Denmark 703 2011
20 Germany 700 2011
21 Tajikistan 691 2011
22 Czech Republic 677 2011
23 Lithuania 656 2011
24 China 645 2011
25 Latvia 641 2011
26 Romania 637 2011
27 Estonia 626 2011
28 Sweden 624 2011
29 Republic of Macedonia 619 2011
30 Belarus 618 2011
31 Poland 600 2011
32 Hungary 589 2011
33 Armenia 562 2011
34 Canada 537 2011
35 Finland 536 2011
36 Kyrgyzstan 533 2011
37 Russia 460 2011
38 Kazakhstan 250 2011
39 Mongolia 241 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Average precipitation in depth > Mm per year. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organization. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Cold-countries/Geography/Average-precipitation-in-depth/Mm-per-year

Cold countries Compared by Geography > Average precipitation in depth > Mm per year

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Interesting observations about Geography > Average precipitation in depth > Mm per year

  • Malaysia ranked first for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Muslim countries in 2011.
  • Papua New Guinea ranked first for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Hot countries in 2011.
  • United Kingdom ranked first for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst European Union in 2011.
  • Egypt has ranked last for average precipitation in depth > mm per year since 1962.
  • Iceland ranked first for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Europe in 2011.
  • Costa Rica ranked second for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Sao Tome and Principe ranked first for average precipitation in depth > mm per year globally in 2011.
  • Singapore ranked second for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2011.
  • Bhutan ranked first for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Cold countries in 2011.
  • Indonesia ranked second for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
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