ArabiaWeather: rain in Amman on Thursday more than two years worth on other Arab capitals

Jordan

Published: 2019-03-01 14:29

Last Updated: 2019-03-01 14:41


ArabiaWeather: rain in Amman on Thursday more than two years worth on other Arab capitals
ArabiaWeather: rain in Amman on Thursday more than two years worth on other Arab capitals
Roya News Source

The head of Arabia Weather, Osama Tarifi, revealed the amounts of rain that fell on the Kingdom during the day on Thursday, as Jordan was affected by a fourth grade weather depression.

"The amount of rain that hit the capital Amman during the past two days was 140 mm in some areas, and most of this amount came during the day on Thursday," he said in a post on Facebook.

Tarifi said that the amount of rain that hit Amman is more than the expected rainfall during the whole month of February, and more than the:

- total rainfall in Riyadh during a year and a half.

- total rainfall in Jeddah during two and a half years.

- total rainfall in Doha during two years.

- total rainfall in Cairo during two years.

- 22% of the amount of rain that falls during the whole year in London.

- 31% of the amount of rain that falls during the whole year in Madrid.

- full year worth of rain that falls in Baghdad.

- 18% of the amount of rain that falls during the whole year in Istanbul.