Which place in the world has the highest average annual precipitation?

North-west Scotland
Central Amazon Basin
Tuvalu Islands
Southern foothills of the Himalayas
Mawsyn­ram village in north­east India has the highest average annual total per­cip­i­ta­tion in the world (11,872 mm = 467.4 in). There, hot and moist air from south of India ap­proach­es Hi­malayas. It rises up, cools and loses water.

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North-west Scotland
Central Amazon Basin
Tuvalu Islands
Southern foothills of the Himalayas
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flagIndia
0%
40%
0%
60%
15
flagItaly
11%
42%
5%
40%
35
flagGermany
9%
47%
7%
35%
93
flagthe United Kingdom
11%
50%
4%
33%
130
flagSpain
20%
30%
20%
30%
10
flagPoland
10%
51%
8%
29%
5777
flagDenmark
9%
54%
9%
27%
11
flagCanada
18%
37%
12%
25%
16
flagthe United States
14%
53%
7%
23%
105
flagthe Netherlands
25%
44%
11%
18%
27
flagFrance
0%
66%
16%
16%
12
flagUnknown
11%
63%
8%
15%
223
flagNorway
18%
54%
18%
9%
11
flagRepublic of Ireland
16%
41%
33%
8%
12

Gender

men28%
women27%
North-west Scotland
10%
11%
Central Amazon Basin
52%
53%
Tuvalu Islands
8%
7%
Southern foothills of the Himalayas
28%
27%

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