, 1962 - 2017:
For that indicator, we provide data for India from 1962 to 2017. The average value for India during that period was 1083 mm per year with a minimum of 1083 mm per year in 1962 and a maximum of 1083 mm per year in 1962.
The latest value from 2017 is 1083 mm per year. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 176
countries is 1166 mm per year.
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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.