A large proportion of the ordinary feeble showers also appear to be stationary.
Though to death he was wounded he struck so strong a stroke That from the shattered shield-rim forthwith out there broke Showers of flashing jewels; the shield in fragments lay.2 Then reproaching them for their cowardice and treachery, Siegfried fell dying "amid the flowers," while the knights gathered round lamenting.
The rainy season lasts from May to December, but refreshing showers frequently occur during other parts of the year.
A year, but save for showers in May and June there is rarely any rain except between July and October.
No snow is known, even on the loftiest mountains, but thin ice is occasionally seen; and hail-showers, often very destructive, are frequent in the rainy season.