Geography

The phenomenon of continuous rainfall and increase in rain is particularly known as __________.


ANSWER

Burst


SOLUTION
The duration of the monsoon is from early June to mid-September. Around the time of its arrival, the normal rainfall increases suddenly and continues constantly for several days. This is known as the ‘burst’ of the monsoon and can be distinguished from the pre-monsoon showers. The monsoon arrives at the southern tip of the Indian peninsula generally by the first week of June. 
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