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Greatest monthly rainfall

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  • Who: Meghalaya

  • What: Greatest monthly rainfall

  • Where: India

For a calendar month the record is 9,300 mm (366 in) at Cherrapunji, Meghalaya, India in July 1861 and, the 12-month record was also set at Cherrapunji, with 26,461 mm (1,041.75 in) between 1 August 1860 and 31 July 1861.


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