Rain, which we were much in want of, fell lightly most of the day.
I am indeed pleased to get this rain at last, as the country is very dry.
The country is very dry, and I should think there has not been any rain for several months.
We are much in want of rain, and thought we should have had some, but the barometer is rising this evening.
The weather is heavy and cloudy, and I hope to get some rain shortly.
As soon as we unloaded, it commenced to rain, and kept on steadily till midnight.
We have not had a drop of rain since the light shower on the 4th August.
If there was rain, there would be enough water here for a month or more.
Trenches were dug round the hut and tent, so that they must have had rain.
It must be a long while since there has been rain, or it would not have been dry.