one of the two seasons in tropical climates
The portion of the year during which rainfall amounts are greatest.
Origin: From rainy + season.
Rainy Season is a short horror story by Stephen King, first published in the Spring 1989 issue of Midnight Graffiti magazine, and later included in King's Nightmares & Dreamscapes collection.
The numerical value of rainy season in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of rainy season in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We want to be able to build a new home before the monsoon, but there's not enough time to do so now, and how can we build during the rainy season?
There is a lot of rainfall during the rainy season but all the water goes to waste, in two to three weeks after the rains, the place is dry and people will be crying for water.
The school calendar is based around rainfall patterns, learning takes place during the rainy season when labor demand on the children is low and movement of communities is minimal.
It's a race against time to prevent the spread of cholera up the river Nile, especially during the rainy season. Our priority right now is reaching the most vulnerable children who urgently need clean water and vaccinations.
Water security is likely to pose a bigger challenge as climate change leads to less water in the dry season and heavier deluges in the rainy season, this is compounded by population growth that reduces the amount of water available per head.
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Translations for rainy season
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- období dešťůCzech
- saison des pluiesFrench
- imbagh fliugh, imbagh fliaghee, imbagh ny fliaghaghynManx
- वर्षा ऋतुHindi
- musim hujanIndonesian
- 雨期, 雨季, 梅雨Japanese
- 매우, 우계, 우기Korean
- ພັນສາ, ຍາມຝົນ, ວັດສາ, ຣະດູຝົນ, ລະດູຝົນ, ຫນ້າຝົນ, ຣະດູຕັ້ງຖ່າຽຝົນLao
- वर्षा ऋतुNepali
- nidahałtingoNavajo, Navaho
- pora deszczowaPolish
- дождли́вый сезо́н, сезо́н дожде́йRussian
- regnperiod, regntidSwedish
- majira ya mvuaSwahili
- వర్ష ఋతువు, వర్షాకాలముTelugu
- mùa mưaVietnamese
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