Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

The intensity of rainfall varies at different places in India. Some places get heavy rainfall while some receive minimal. Let’s take a look at some of the places which receive heavy rainfall.

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Mawsynram, Meghalaya: Mawsynram is a small village in Meghalaya and is known to be the place which receives the highest rainfall. It’s one of the best tourist attractions in India and is known for its scenic beauty with an annual rainfall of 11,872 mm. It is located about 10 km from Cherrapunji and 65 km from Shillong. Image source: cookiesound.com

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Cherrapunji, Meghalaya: After Mawsynram, Cherrapunji holds the record of receiving the most rainfall. The annual rainfall which Cherrapunji receives is about 11,777 mm.

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Agumbe, Karnataka: Located in Karnataka, Agumbe is a beautiful hill station and is known for its heavy rainfall. Kunchikal Falls, the highest waterfalls in India, are also situated in Agumbe. The place receives an annual rainfall of 7,620 mm. Image source: wordpress.com

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Buxa, West Bengal: Buxa is located in Buxa hills in West Bengal. The area receives an annual rainfall of 5,000 mm. Buxa is also known for its abundant flora and fauna. Image source: hoparoundindia.com

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Chinnakallar, Tamil Nadu: Chinnakallar, located in the Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, is another place which receives plenty of rainfall. The place is well known for its waterfalls and lush greenery. Image source: 3.bp.blogspot.com

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Amboli, Maharashtra: Amboli, situated in the Western Ghats of Maharashtra, receives a rainfall of about 7,500 mm. Image source: blog.theotherhome.com

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India

Neriamangalam, Kerala: Kerala looks beautiful during the rains, but if there’s a place which receives heavy rainfall in Kerala, then it has to be the beautiful village of Neriamangalam. Image source: toptraveldestinationsindia.com

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Places that Experience Heavy Rainfall in India
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