How fast does rain fall?

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The speed of a raindrop falling depends on the size of that raindrop. The average speed can be anywhere from five two twenty miles per hour. You can find more information here: http://www.usatoday.com/weather/resources/askjack/archives-clouds-precip.htm
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The speed of rainfall varies with drop size and wind speed. A typical raindrop in still air falls about 600 feet (182 meters) per minute or about seven miles (11 kilometers) per hour
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1. Replace your current tires with rain tires. Replace your windshield wipers with new wipers and turn them to their maximum speed. 2. Turn your headlights on, even in well-lit conditions
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A large drop of about 5 mm (3/16 in.) diameter reaches a maximum speed of about 9 meters per second.
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Let the physics begin. You might think: hey, wont’ the speed depend on how high the water started? Well, it would if air resistance on the water drop were not important. However
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