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Weather > Precipitation per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Average annual precipitation (rain or snow fall) in million cubic metres. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Central African Republic 219,233.68 cubic metres 2007
2 Belize 180,262.58 cubic metres 2005
3 Botswana 162,939.73 cubic metres 1997
4 Paraguay 100,307.44 cubic metres 2009
5 Panama 59,366.03 cubic metres 2009
6 Colombia 56,381.88 cubic metres 2008
7 Chile 48,007.1 cubic metres 2007
8 Kazakhstan 47,064.06 cubic metres 2009
9 Madagascar 45,851.54 cubic metres 2007
10 Brunei 43,879.81 cubic metres 2003
11 Finland 43,460.89 cubic metres 2005
12 Cameroon 39,094.02 cubic metres 2009
13 Sweden 36,572.08 cubic metres 2009
14 Cote d'Ivoire 34,665.46 cubic metres 1990
15 Venezuela 32,746.69 cubic metres 2009
16 Estonia 23,426.74 cubic metres 2007
17 Ecuador 22,303.49 cubic metres 2009
18 Latvia 21,343.09 cubic metres 2007
19 Georgia 19,933.8 cubic metres 2009
20 Kyrgyzstan 18,996.8 cubic metres 2009
21 Slovenia 18,029.84 cubic metres 2008
22 Belarus 17,658.25 cubic metres 2009
23 Zimbabwe 16,262.98 cubic metres 2005
24 Lithuania 15,286.98 cubic metres 2007
25 Bosnia and Herzegovina 14,138.93 cubic metres 1990
26 Croatia 13,583.18 cubic metres 2007
27 Togo 12,875.27 cubic metres 2000
28 South Africa 12,468.18 cubic metres 2000
29 Benin 12,086.64 cubic metres 2008
30 Senegal 11,339.8 cubic metres 2007
31 Cuba 10,148 cubic metres 2009
32 Albania 9,779.48 cubic metres 2007
33 Dominican Republic 9,009.28 cubic metres 2005
34 France 8,522.38 cubic metres 2008
35 Switzerland 8,438.88 cubic metres 2007
36 Trinidad and Tobago 8,349.01 cubic metres 2006
37 Serbia 8,102.93 cubic metres 2009
38 Jamaica 8,024.34 cubic metres 2008
39 Slovakia 7,311.04 cubic metres 2007
40 Romania 7,262.43 cubic metres 2009
41 Turkey 6,780.89 cubic metres 2007
42 Republic of Macedonia 6,193.63 cubic metres 2008
43 Armenia 5,967.68 cubic metres 2009
44 Hungary 5,817.92 cubic metres 2009
45 Denmark 5,719.26 cubic metres 2009
46 Spain 5,706.07 cubic metres 2005
47 Czech Republic 5,630.3 cubic metres 2009
48 Poland 5,540.27 cubic metres 2009
49 Azerbaijan 5,528.33 cubic metres 2009
50 Sri Lanka 5,418.47 cubic metres 2006
51 Morocco 5,330.29 cubic metres 2008
52 United Kingdom 4,980.84 cubic metres 2009
53 Luxembourg 4,331.2 cubic metres 2009
54 Oman 4,324.22 cubic metres 2000
55 Portugal 4,271.63 cubic metres 2009
56 Italy 4,254.65 cubic metres 2009
57 China 4,203.99 cubic metres 2009
58 Germany 4,047.83 cubic metres 2007
59 Moldova 4,024 cubic metres 2009
60 Andorra 3,771.96 cubic metres 2007
61 India 3,450.97 cubic metres 2007
62 Cyprus 3,434.04 cubic metres 2009
63 Mauritius 3,304.23 cubic metres 2009
64 Antigua and Barbuda 3,208.57 cubic metres 2009
65 Yemen 2,964.79 cubic metres 2002
66 Belgium 2,962.25 cubic metres 2007
67 Algeria 2,799.13 cubic metres 2008
68 Tunisia 2,652.3 cubic metres 2007
69 Barbados 2,486.62 cubic metres 1996
70 Netherlands 2,097.83 cubic metres 2007
71 Marshall Islands 2,066.54 cubic metres 2007
72 Lebanon 2,025 cubic metres 2009
73 Syria 2,000.41 cubic metres 2007
74 Maldives 1,944.56 cubic metres 2000
75 Iraq 1,866.17 cubic metres 2008
76 Bermuda 1,179.23 cubic metres 2009
77 Jordan 897.64 cubic metres 2008
78 Israel 627.87 cubic metres 2009
79 Malta 519.33 cubic metres 2009
80 Hong Kong 343.64 cubic metres 2009
81 Singapore 330.82 cubic metres 2009
82 Guinea 167.91 cubic metres 2009
83 Qatar 83.56 cubic metres 2009
84 Kuwait 81.7 cubic metres 2005
85 Macau 80.77 cubic metres 2009
86 Bahrain 45.82 cubic metres 2007
87 Monaco 33.6 cubic metres 2009
88 Egypt 17.51 cubic metres 2007

Citation

"All countries compared for Weather > Precipitation per capita", http://data.un.org/Data.aspx?d=ENV&f=variableID%3a6, Precipitation. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Weather/Precipitation-per-capita

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