Eric Medard / Hen harrier (Circus cyaneus) flying / hovering in the rain, Mayenne, France. April.
Konrad Wothe / Static shot of rain falling in a rainforest, Papua New Guinea.
Tui De Roy / Three White rhinoceroses (Ceratotherium simum), Solio Game Reserve, Laikipia, Kenya. September.
Markus Varesvuo / Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) adult female, Norway, October.
Andres M. Dominguez / Little owl (Athene noctua) taking shelter from the rain, Arcos de la Frontera, southern Spain. April.
Oriol Alamany / Heavy and unusual rainstorms on Cordillera de la Sal, Atacama desert, Los Flamencos National Reserve, Antofagasta Region, Chile, February
Morley Read / Slow motion clip of rain falling into the rainforest understory, Orellana Province, Ecuador.
Jack Dykinga / Saguaro cacti (Carnegia gigantea) at sunset, during a summer rain storm. Saguaro National Park, Sonoran Desert, Arizona, USA, August. Digital composite.
Derek Galon / Drone shot approaching Victoria Falls after heavy rains, normally water is milky blue as it contains sulphur from Boiling Lake, after rain it is muddy, Dominica, 2019.
SCOTLAND: The Big Picture / Mountains of Assynt and Loch Sionasgaig in the rain, Sutherland, Scotland, UK. November.
John Cancalosi / Rain storm in the Sonoran desert, with Saguaro cacti (Carnegiea gigantea), near Tucson, Arizona. 2018.
Paul Hobson / Keel-billed toucan (Ramphastos sulfuratus) perched on branch with beak open. Laguna del Lagarto, Alajuela, Costa Rica.
Paul Hobson / Green-crowned brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula), three feeding on Lobster-claw (Heliconia sp) flower in rain. Costa Rica.
Dave Bevan / Slow motion clip of a Swallow (Hirundo rustica) flying into a barn in heavy rain, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, September.
Jack Dykinga / Petrified sand dunes at sunrise with rain-filled 'pot holes' and banded sandstone in foreground. Vermilion Cliffs National Monument,Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, Arizona, USA.
Andy Rouse / African Elephant (Loxodonta africana) mother and calf in rain, wallowing in mud. Maasai Mara, Kenya, Africa. September.
Wim van den Heever / Lion (Panthera leo) male standing in cold and rain with strong wind blowing, smelling the air, Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya
Bence Mate / Black-winged stilt (Himanthopus himantophus) in rain, Lake Csaj, Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary, July.
Bence Mate / Montezuma oropendolas (Psarocolius montezuma) perched either side of Brown-hooded parrot (Pyrilia haematotis) in rain, Laguna del Lagarto, Santa Rita, Costa Rica
Bence Mate / Black vulture (Coragyps atratus) face to face with King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa) Costa Rica.
Bence Mate / Grey heron (Ardea cinerea) in rain with another heron behind, Lake Csaj, Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary. January.
Bence Mate / Group of five Brown-hooded parrots (Pyrilia haematotis) in rain, Costa Rica.
Bence Mate / Red-legged honeycreeper (Cyanerpes cyaneus) male and juvenile male perched in rain, Costa Rica.
Bence Mate / Red footed falcon (Falco vespertinus) pair mating, Lake Csaj, Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary. February.
Bence Mate / Eurasian spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia) and Little egret (Egretta garzetta) Kiskunsagi National Park, Pusztaszer, Hungary. May.
Bence Mate / Black vulture (Coragyps atratus) squabbling with King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa) Costa Rica.
Brent Stephenson / Three King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) in light drizzle with a faint rainbow in the background, St Andrew's Bay, South Georgia, South Atlantic, January.
Gerrit Vyn / Rain showers over sagebrush-steppe at the foot of the Sawtooth Mountains. Clark County, Idaho, USA, June.
Wim van den Heever / Lion (Panthera leo) in heavy rain, Okavango Delta, Botswana.
Jack Dykinga / Lightning storm with rainbow over Saguaro cactus (Carnegiea gigantea) Avra Valley, Saguaro National Park, Tucson Mountains, Arizona, USA, August 2015. Long exposure with lightning trigger.
Joris van Alphen / Montagu's harrier (Circus pygargus) mother attempting to shelter her chicks from the rain, Flevoland, the Netherlands. July.
Denis-Huot / African elephant (Loxodonta africana) standing in the rain, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. March.
Denis-Huot / Group of male African lions (Panthera leo) resting with storm clouds overhead, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. September.
Denis-Huot / African lion (Panthera leo) male shaking water off mane after rain, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. September.
Denis-Huot / Village weaver bird (Ploceus cucullatus) male building a nest after the rains, Masai-Mara Game Reserve, Kenya. February.
Christophe Courteau / View overlooking a rainforest canopy, with clouds and heavy rain, Danum Valley Conservation Area, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia.
Jack Dykinga / Sun shining through mesquite bosque forest with lush winter rain-fed grasses covering the forest floor at sunset, Catalina State Park, Arizona. February 2014.
Denis-Huot / Portrait of male Waterbuck (Kobus ellipsiprymnus) in the rain, Masai-Mara game reserve, Kenya.
Alex Hyde / Storm light over fields near Longnor, Peak District National Park, Staffordshire, May.
Luciano Candisani / Atlantic Forest, Carlos Botelho State Park, Brazil
Thomas Marent / Banded Anole (Anolis insignis) displaying dewlap in cloud forest, Costa Rica
Thomas Marent / Creek flowing through temperate rainforest, Fjordland National Park, New Zealand
Theo Allofs / Mokau Falls in rainforest, Te Urewera National Park, New Zealand
Ingo Arndt / Brown-throated Three-toed Sloth (Bradypus variegatus) hanging in tree, Amazon, Peru
Ingo Arndt / Rafflesia (Rafflesia arnoldii) flower, is the largest flower in the world, fresh open first day, highlands, Malaysian Peninsula
Christian Ziegler / Red-eyed Tree Frog (Agalychnis callidryas) three males sitting on a stem, Soberania National Park, Panama
Yva Momatiuk & John Eastcott / Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) and Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) trees in temperate rainforest, 360 view, McMillan Provincial Park, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Yva Momatiuk & John Eastcott / Douglas Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii) and Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) trees and mosses in temperate rainforest, McMillan Provincial Park, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada