September 19th, 2016

Raw audio of a close thunder strike with rain in the background.

This sound is NOT in the public domain. You MUST attribute/credit the sound if you use it. If you would prefer to not have to give attribution, then take a look at the attribution-free license.

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"Thunder, Very Close, Rain, A.wav" by InspectorJ (www.jshaw.co.uk) of Freesound.org

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The sound was recorded using a "H1 Zoom recorder" on 15th September 2016.

Note: Audio quality is always better when downloaded.


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    poshpercy 5 days ago

    Thank you! Going in a live brief for uni

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    edofhanwood 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    perfect - using in the village panto

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    kendar25 3 weeks, 4 days ago

    Thank you - using as a sound embedded in a lecture - should wake the students up!

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    TunesShaper 4 months, 1 week ago

    Thx man! great sound!!

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    gloisnog 4 months, 4 weeks ago

    I am using this for my 3D software project at my university. We're making a game and use these sounds for our story intro.

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