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High income OECD countries 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 New Zealand 1,732 2008
3 Japan 1,668 2008
4 Switzerland 1,537 2008
5 Chile 1,522 2008
6 Norway 1,414 2008
7 United Kingdom 1,220 2008
8 Slovenia 1,162 2008
9 Ireland 1,118 2008
10 Austria 1,110 2008
11 Luxembourg 934 2008
12 France 867 2008
13 Portugal 854 2008
14 Belgium 847 2008
15 Italy 832 2008
16 Slovakia 824 2008
17 Netherlands 778 2008
18 United States 715 2008
19 Denmark 703 2008
20 Germany 700 2008
21 Czech Republic 677 2008
22 Greece 652 2008
23 Spain 636 2008
24 Estonia 626 2008
25 Sweden 624 2008
26 Poland 600 2008
27 Canada 537 2008
28 Finland 536 2008
29 Australia 534 2008
30 Israel 435 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/High-income-OECD-countries/Geography/Average-rainfall-in-depth/Mm-per-year

High income OECD countries 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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