Wettest Inhabited Places

Wettest Inhabitated Places

1 Buenaventura

Buenaventura in Colombia is the rainiest place in the world. This city receives an average of 267” of rainfall per year.

2 Monrovia

Monrovia in Liberia is the second rainiest place in the world, with 202″ of rainfall per year.

3 Pago Pago

The third rainiest inhabited place in the world is Pago Pago in American Samoa with an average of 198” of rainfall per year.

4 Moulmein

Moulmein in Burma (Myanmar) is the fourth rainiest place in the world. This city in Southeast Asia receives about 192” of rainfall per year.

5 Lae

Lae in Papua, New Guinea is the fifth rainiest place in the world, with their rainfall marked by an average of 183 inches per year.

6 Baguio

The sixth rainiest place where people live is the city of Baguio in the Philippines. They receive about 180” of rainfall per year.

7 Sylhet

The city of Sylhet in Bangladesh is another place from Southeast Asia that makes this list. Sylhet gets about 178″ of rain a year, making it the sixth rainiest inahbited place in the world.