India - Average precipitation in depth

Average precipitation in depth (mm per year)

The value for Average precipitation in depth (mm per year) in India was 1,083 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 49 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 1,083 in 2011 and a minimum value of 1,083 in 1962.

Definition: Average precipitation is the long-term average in depth (over space and time) of annual precipitation in the country. Precipitation is defined as any kind of water that falls from clouds as a liquid or a solid.

Source: Food and Agriculture Organization, electronic files and web site.

See also:

Year Value
1962 1,083
1967 1,083
1972 1,083
1977 1,083
1982 1,083
1987 1,083
1992 1,083
1997 1,083
2002 1,083
2007 1,083
2011 1,083

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Land use