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May is generally the driest month of the year in Ireland.
Ireland is the sixth highest consumer of beer per capita in the world after the Czech Republic, Namibia, Austria, Germany, and Poland. On average, the Irish consume 131.1 liters of beer per year, putting them at 4th place in the world for highest per-capita beer consumption.
During the 1960s, NASA astronauts received a new Corvette of their choice, each year for just $1.
It takes about 3,000 cows to supply enough leather for the NFL for only one year.
The population is expected to rise to 10.8 billion by the year 2080.
You breathe on average about 8,409,600 times a year
About 150 people per year are killed by coconuts.
There are more collect calls on Father’s Day than on any other day of the year.
New York drifts about one inch farther away from London each year.
The largest recorded snowflake was in Keogh, MT during year 1887, and was 15 inches wide.
The “I’m feeling lucky” button costs Google US$110 million per year, as it bypasses all ads.
Bill Gates pays over US$1 million per year in property taxes for his house.
3.5 million people experiencehomelessnessin the US every year.
Birds don’t understand glass. It’s estimated that a billion birds die each year from crashes into glass.
Women cry on average between 30 and 64 times a year while men cry between 6 and 17 times.
Women spend nearly one year of their lives deciding what to wear.
Sharks kill 12 people per year while people kill 11,417 sharks per hour.
8 billion chickens are consumed in the U.S. each year.
The average person has 1,825 dreams per year.
The only time the USA was debt free was in 1836. It lasted exactly one year.