Higest precipitation during recent rainfall in China

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Maximum precipitation during recent rainfall in Beijing was a 140-year high, Meteorological Service says,

The maximum precipitation recorded during the rainfall in the Chinese capital of Beijing between 8 p.m. (1200 GMT) Saturday and 7 a.m. Wednesday was a 140-year high, according to the Beijing Meteorological Service.

The maximum precipitation hit 744.8 mm over the period, the local weather forecaster said in its WeChat account.

Source: Reuters