Examples of rainfall in a Sentence
This area has an average annual rainfall of 12 inches.
an increase in annual rainfall
Recent Examples of rainfall from the Web
When Maria raked Puerto Rico with hurricane winds and biblical rainfall, the town was largely spared the worst of the destructive winds and water.
The front isn't expected to bring any rainfall but cooler air will follow with high temps on Thursday in the low to mid-70s.
The spacious master suite is on the third floor, complete with dual dressing rooms, a limestone master bathroom with a rainfall steam shower, a Duravit jet tub, and a private wet bar.
The actual process of using cell towers to measure rainfall is pretty ingenious.
Jacksonville and the rest of the east coast, on the other hand, got the northeast brunt of the storm, where winds, surge and rainfall are at the strongest.
On Wednesday, Puerto Rico was buffeted by the hurricane's 185-mph winds and heavy rainfall as the storm trekked west-northwest.
The catastrophic storm, with winds up to 185 mph, is the strongest Atlantic storm on record and could bring storm surges and rainfall up to 20 inches, forecasters say.
Heavy rainfalls generate a lot of agricultural runoff, draining fertilizers from farms into the water supply.
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