The meteorological department stipulates that the daily rainfall is greater than
or equal to 50 millimeters, called rainstorm, and the daily rainfall is greater than
or equal to 100 millimeters, called torrential rain. In addition,
according to the scope of rainstorm cover, the Northeast rainstorm can be divided into 3 categories:
The first category, local rainstorm: the number of rainstorm stations
within 2 days in the region is less than 5;
The second category, regional rainstorm: the number of rainstorm stations
within 2 consecutive days in the region is >5;
The third category, rainstorm of large area: 2 consecutive days rainstorm
station number >10 (containing large rainstorm station number >4),
or >12 (containing a rainstorm station number big rainstorm station number 3),
or >13 (containing a rainstorm station number big rainstorm station number 2),
or rainstorm station number >14 (containing heavy rain station number >1),
or the rainstorm station number >18.
Liaoning Province, according to 1956~1987 statistics, there were local heavy rain 474 times,
an average of 14.8 times a year; regional rainstorm 190 times,
an average of 5.9 times a year; large area heavy rain 67 times, an average of 2.1 times a year.
In Jilin province from the year 1956~1989 a total of local heavy rain 473 times,
an average of 14 times a year; 90 Regional Rainstorm on average, 2.7 times a year;
large area heavy rain 14 times, about every 5 years 2 times.
Heilongjiang province 1956-1985 total local heavy rain 436 times, an average of 14.5 times a year;
regional rainstorm 58 times, an average of 2 times a year;
A wide range of rainstorms occurred 5 times, about 1 times every 6 years.
The information is provided from Disaster Risk Reduction Knowledge Service.