Mawsynram – The wettest place in India
For a considerable amount of time, Cherrapunji had occupied the position of wettest place in India. However, off late, observations revealed that it is Mawsynram which receives the maximum amount of annual rainfall. Hence, Mawsynram is the wettest place in India. Both the places – Mawsynram and Cherrapunji – are located within 16 kilometers from each other in the East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya.
Best time to visit
Summer season in Mawsynram begins with the coming of March and it ends with May. The place receives moderate amount of rainfall during this season. May is the wettest summer month and it is best to avoid this month for a visit to the destination.