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Top 10 Countries With Highest Snowfall in the World

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Countries With Highest Snowfall in the World

10. SOUTH KOREA

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This country has progressed a lot in Technology but winters here are very harsh and cold. In most areas of South Korea, you’ll see continuous snowfall in winters. At this time you’re going to see Cities from Seoul to other small towns completely white. According to the records in the last 21-22 years in the 21st century overall up to 400 inches of snowfall have been recorded.

9. GREENLAND

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Some people still know this country of Europe as Dane territory but in reality, it has become a country on its own today. Even though today most of its rules are governed by Denmark Authorities, all over the country you will see greenly like its name and more snow everywhere. Snowfall will be seen here all the time and according to the records about 500 inches of snowfall has been recorded on it in the last 21-22 years.

8. NEPAL

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In this country of Asia, you get to feel the heat in summer but in winter it is very cold because there are many mountain peaks in this country. You will also get to see more than half of Mount Everest peaks in this country. You will find 7 of the 10 highest mountain peaks in the world in the country of Nepal. According to the records, in the 21st century till date, more than 550 inches of snowfall have been recorded in Nepal.

7. CHINA

China is a very different country because its area is so much that there has been a lot of snow here in some places and in some other places it will be seen to be very hot. The records of the last 21-22 years suggest that more than 600 inches of snowfall have been recorded.

6. NORTH KOREA

This country of Asia due to its dictator Kim Jung Un always remains in the news. During winter in most parts of North Korea, you will see a severe cold and a very vast level of snowfall. This is the reason in the 21st century more than 700 inches of snowfall have been recorded in North Korea to date.

5. NORWAY

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In summer you will see Norway completely green full of natural beauty but in winter the same greenly will be seen turning white but this country looks very beautiful in both seasons. For 3-4 months in winter, the maximum areas will be seen snowing continuously. More than 900 inches of snowfall have been recorded here in the last 21-22 years.

4. RUSSIA

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In this country falling on both the continents of Europe and Asia, you’re going to see very cold winters. Here in some areas especially in Siberia, you’ll see the temperature ranging from -60 degrees to -70 degrees Celsius, and in a city like Moscow, the temperature will be seen going from -15 to -25 degrees Celsius. With the coming of winter, you’ll see the roads of Russia getting smaller because snow is scattered everywhere on the roads which are otherwise very wide. In the last 21-22 years there have been more than 1000 inches of snowfall in Russia.

3. THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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There is a lot of diversity in terms of weather in the USA because it is a very big country. In some areas, there is very little snowfall whereas in some areas like New York City you’ll see a lot of snowfall. In the 21st century in the United States, there have been more than 1500 inches of snowfall. In this way, it becomes the third country in the world where the highest snowfall has been recorded in the 21st century.

2. CANADA

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Canada is the coldest country in the world. Here you get to see the winter season for about 6 to 8 months. In winters many times the sun is not even visible here for 2 to 3 months. From Toronto to Vancouver you’ll find extreme cold temperatures. In winter, the temperature will also be seen going up to -15 degrees Celsius. In Canada where there are a lot of Forests, the temperature will be seen to be around -60 degrees Celsius. According to statistics more than 2200 inches of snowfall have been recorded in Canada in the 21st century.

1. JAPAN

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Japan, Tokai Region, Gifu Prefecture, Shirakawa, View of village covering snow. (Photo by: JTB Photo /UIG via Getty Images)

The people of Japan love the winter season and they love to see snowfall. Due to the snowfall, you will often see the houses completely surrounded by snow. In winter there is a lot of snow for about 3 to 4 months. In almost every part of Japan, you will see heavy snowfall. The whole of Japan is covered in Snowfall during the winter season but this country looks very beautiful in the snow. According to statistics, in the 21st century, there has been a snowfall of more than 3000 inches in Japan so far. In this way, Japan becomes the number one country in the world in terms of snowfall.

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