Humanitarian and mitigation intervention in mountaineous terrain is very dependant of climatic factor. Indeed the period without snow (thus allowing to work safely and easily) is very short. As soon as it snow, new dangers appear, the avalanches. This page is dedicated to some tools for planning operation around the mountaineous region of the world.

rain AF

Rainfall seasons in Africa

rain ASIA

Rainfall seasons in Asia

rain CA

Rainfall seasons in Central Asia

rain Med

Mediterranean rainfall seasons

rain SA

Rainfall seasons in South America

Web ressources

The site of the IFRC with the forecast of extrem rainfall in the next 6 days

You can choose the area and the time-span

For a more seasonal point of view (~3 months)

Two version of older version of the world rainfall forecast

For more detailed application data may be downloaded from

or from