Geography

Which place receives lowest rainfall from south-west monsoon?


ANSWER

Chennai


SOLUTION

  • Chennai is located on the eastern coast of India. South India usually receives rainfall from south-west monsoons. But the south-west monsoon arising from Arabian Sea loses its moisture by the time it reaches eastern coast.
  • Hence, Chennai receives most of its rain from north-east and retreating monsoons which is low compared to other places.

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