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Europe Compared by Geography > Average rainfall in depth > Mm per year

DEFINITION: Average rainfall 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Iceland 1,940 2008
2 Switzerland 1,537 2008
3 Albania 1,485 2008
4 Norway 1,414 2008
5 United Kingdom 1,220 2008
6 Slovenia 1,162 2008
7 Ireland 1,118 2008
8 Croatia 1,113 2008
9 Austria 1,110 2008
10 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,028 2008
11 Georgia 1,026 2008
12 Luxembourg 934 2008
13 France 867 2008
14 Portugal 854 2008
15 Belgium 847 2008
16 Italy 832 2008
17 Slovakia 824 2008
18 Netherlands 778 2008
19 Denmark 703 2008
20 Germany 700 2008
21 Czech Republic 677 2008
22 Lithuania 656 2008
23 Greece 652 2008
24 Latvia 641 2008
25 Romania 637 2008
26 Spain 636 2008
27 Estonia 626 2008
28 Sweden 624 2008
29 Belarus 618 2008
30 Bulgaria 608 2008
31 Poland 600 2008
32 Turkey 593 2008
33 Hungary 589 2008
34 Ukraine 565 2008
35 Armenia 562 2008
36 Malta 560 2008
37 Finland 536 2008
38 Cyprus 498 2008
39 Russia 460 2008
40 Moldova 450 2008
41 Azerbaijan 447 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Geography > Average rainfall in depth > Mm per year. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Food and Agriculture Organisation, electronic files and web site. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Europe/Geography/Average-rainfall-in-depth/Mm-per-year

Europe Compared by Geography > Average rainfall in depth > Mm per year

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

  • Malaysia ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Muslim countries in 2008.
  • United Kingdom ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst European Union in 2008.
  • Papua New Guinea ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Hot countries in 2008.
  • Iceland ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Europe in 2008.
  • Costa Rica ranked second for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Christian countries in 2008.
  • Sao Tome and Principe ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year globally in 2008.
  • Singapore ranked second for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2008.
  • Bhutan ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Cold countries in 2008.
  • Indonesia ranked second for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Emerging markets in 2008.
  • Cambodia ranked first for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst Former French colonies in 2008.
  • New Zealand ranked second for average rainfall in depth > mm per year amongst High income OECD countries in 2008.
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