For the most part, our planet provides some pretty comfortable weather for us, but that doesn't exempt the Earth from having its own extremes.
This can include temperature extremes, heavy rainfall, snowfall and severe weather.
Watch the video to see some of these extreme cases of rainfall, large hail and obscene amounts of snow.
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