10 wettest places on Earth (Cherrapunji, India) - Earth.com

Last update: October 16th, 2019 at 10:05 am

Cherrapunji, India

The town Cherrapunji, also known as Sohra, can be found in the East Khasi Hills district in the Indian state of Meghalaya. Despite being the second wettest place in the world averaging 11,777 mm of rainfall a year, the region faces acute annual water shortages during the dry months of winter.

 

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