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Middle Eastern and North Africa 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Lebanon 661 2011
2 Israel 435 2011
3 Morocco 346 2011
4 Syria 252 2011
5 Iran 228 2011
6 Iraq 216 2011
7 Tunisia 207 2011
8 Yemen 167 2011
9 Oman 125 2011
10 Kuwait 121 2011
11 Jordan 111 2011
12 Algeria 89 2011
13 Bahrain 83 2011
14 United Arab Emirates 78 2011
15 Qatar 74 2011
16 Saudi Arabia 59 2011
17 Libya 56 2011
18 Egypt 51 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/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Geography/Average-precipitation-in-depth/Mm-per-year

Middle Eastern and North Africa 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.
  • Brunei ranked second for average precipitation in depth > mm per year amongst Former British colonies in 2011.
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