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How long does rain take to reach the ground and where is the wettest place in the world? Find out some interesting facts about rain.
In 2012 the weather regularly made the news headlines and if you asked somebody to describe 2012 in a single word they would probably say "wet".
Usually when we talk about the first day of summer we are referring to the astronomical summer which is defined by the Earth's axis and orbit around the sun.
Gales are the most common cause of damage and disruption in the UK.
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