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

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

Mawsynram, India

This village, found in the same East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya (15 km from Cherrapunji), is the wettest place on earth. Villagers reportedly use grass to soundproof their domiciles from the deafening sound of pelting rain during the wet seasons. Their annual rainfall averages 11,871 mm.

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