UK's wettest cities revealed - where does Sheffield rank?

The UK's wettest cities have been revealed - and Sheffield fares better than you might think.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 21st March 2018, 2:36 pm
Updated Wednesday, 21st March 2018, 2:40 pm
The UK table.
The UK table.

While heavy rainfall is a common complaint among Sheffielders, many more UK cities suffer frequent downpours as the Steel City is ranked as the 27th wettest city in the UK.

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The UK Rainy City League Table was compiled using data from the Met Office between 1981 and 2015.

It was revealed by Blaupunkt, a garden and power tools manufacturer.