Lady Bowen Falls, Milford Sound, Fiordland National Park, South Island, New Zealand
520ft (159m) high. Named after Diamantina Bowen, wife of George Bowen, the fifth Governor of New Zealand.
One of those waterfalls you do nt want to get to close to.
The mean annual rainfall is 6,813 mm (268 in) on 182 days a year. Milford Sound is known as the wettest inhabited place in New Zealand and one of the wettest in the world. Rainfall can reach 250 mm (10 in) during a span of 24 hours. The rainfall creates dozens of temporary waterfalls, but only two permanent waterfalls, this is one of them.