List of Wettest Tropical Cyclones By Country - Haiti


The mountainous country of Haiti has experienced some of the most powerful hurricanes on record, including Hurricane David. Its three mountain ranges have peaks as high as 8793 feet/2680 meters above sea level.

Wettest tropical cyclones in Haiti
Precipitation Storm Location Ref
Rank mm in
1 1447.8 57.00 Flora 1963 Miragoâne
2 654.8 25.78 Noel 2007 Camp Perrin
3 410 16 Lili 2002 Camp Perrin
4 323.0 12.72 Hanna 2008 Camp Perrin
5 273.0 10.75 Gustav 2008 Camp Perrin
6 65.02 2.56 Fox 1952 Ouanaminthe

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