Definitions for "Precipitation rate"
The quantity of rainfall deposited on the earth and measured in inches per hour. Also used in lieu of "Application Rate".
The speed at which a sprinkler or an irrigation system applies water. The common units of measure for precipitation rates are inches per hour or millimeters per hour.
the rate at which sprinklers apply water to the turf. Usually figured for a pattern at a given spacing. It is expressed in inches per hour.
The amount of water, liquid or solid, that reaches the ground in a specified period of time.