Which is the rainiest places in India?
Mawsynram of Khasi Hills in Meghalaya, North East India, has the title of being the wettest place of India and of the world. It is located on the top of a hill in the middle of a valley. It has a recorded 11, 872 mm. of rainfall during peak monsoons in India.
Which is the rainiest station?
Answer : (i) Shillong and Mumbai are the rainiest stations of India. Shillong is a hill station in northeast India and capital of the state of Meghalaya.
Which is the second rainiest place in India?
Cherrapunji is the second wettest place on the planet after Mawsynram and the only place in India to receive rain throughout the year. Cherrapunji, which means ‘land of oranges’, also called as Sohra (historical name).
What are the top 10 rainiest cities?
The ten rainiest cities are:
- New Orleans, LA.
- West Palm Beach, FL.
- Lafayette, LA.
- Baton Rouge, LA.
- Miami, FL.
- Port Arthur, TX.
- Tallahassee, FL.
- Lake Charles, LA.
Which is the rainiest month of India?
The rainiest months are July and August. The rains are the gifts of the southwest monsoon.
What type of rainfall is in India?
Most of India’s rainfall is convectional. The convectional rainfall is prevalent in equatorial regions. In these, the warm air rises up and expands then, reaches at a cooler layer and saturates, then condenses mainly in the form of cumulus or cumulonimbus clouds.
Which place in Kerala gets highest rainfall?
Neriamangalam gets one of the highest average rainfall in the state of Kerala. So this place is aptly hailed as ‘The Cherrapunjee of Kerala’. The nearest town is Kothamangalam, which is about 17.6 km (11 mi) from Neriamangalam.
Which is hottest place in India?
Churu currently is the hottest place in the country with a maximum temperature of 42.1 degrees Celsius. Followed by Pilani, again in Rajasthan with a maximum temperature of 41.7 degrees Celsius.