They are uniformly constructed of dark-stained wood, the oily stain being a necessary protection for wood which is perpetually exposed to excessive humidity.
The very humid tropical forest is influenced by excessive humidity, rapid drainage and thin soils, with over 330 days of cloud cover per year.
In this year, due to uninterrupted rain and excessive humidity, a strong epidemic hit the men and beasts of burden.
Pre-packaged desiccants are most commonly used to remove excessive humidity that would normally degrade or even destroy certain products which are sensitive to moisture.
The climate of Bangladesh is mostly determined by its location in the tropical monsoon region: high temperature, heavy rainfall, generally excessive humidity, and distinct seasonal variations.
The heat was not unbearable but the excessive humidity made the climate murderous.
Sending it by ship would have exposed it to excessive humidity.
They are also used to protect sensitive equipment from the adverse effects of excessive humidity in tropical countries.
Deterioration caused by excessive humidity and some badly done restorations have damaged the paintings closest to the floor, in some cases irremediably.
Patches of mold or mildew stains are signs of excessive humidity and inadequate air circulation.