Top 10 Largest Deserts in the world
It is a landscape that obtains enormously low amount of downfall, that mean not support for most plants, Water in the deserts are very rare that can be found in some places only. Most of the Deserts receive very low rainfall in the year. Here we provide the list of Top 10 Largest Deserts in the world.
Below is the list of Top 10 Largest Deserts in the world with small description about it.
Antarctic is the biggest and cold Desert in the world and it covers Area about 13,829,430 square kilometres, over 98 % of the Antarctic is covered in Ice with 1.6 km in thickness. An average temperature in the Antarctic is around -85 ̊C in the winter and 10 ̊C in the summer.
It is the 2nd largest desert on the earth covered Area of 13, 726, 937 square kilometres. It receives temperature -40 ̊C in the winter and around 15 ̊C in the summer.
It is the most Hot desert in the world according to total area covered about 9, 400, 000 square km. It is located in the region of Africa. It is very hot and warm in air at day time and in the night very cold temperature is there.
It is located in West of Asia and it covered 2,330,000 square km. Arabian Desert almost near to Sahara desert and the climate is hot and warm air.
The Gobi Desert
It is located in the North-western of china and southern of Mongolia, it covers 1,300,000 square km. Temp in it wandering from -40 ̊C in winter to + 50 ̊C in summer.
It is located in Africa. It cover 900,000 square km and temp in the summer ranges from 20 ̊C to 45 ̊C & receives average 175 to 250 millimetres of rainfall in the year.
It is the largest desert in Americas and it located in South America. It covers total area of 673,000 square Km.
Great Victoria Desert
It is located in Australia and largest in Australia. It covers total area of 647,000 square km and temp from average 36 ̊C in summer and falls 21 ̊C in winter.
It is located in Middle East and it covers total area about 520,000 square km. The desert consists rocky and flat.
Great Basin Desert
Ii is the largest desert in USA and it covers area of 492, 000 square km.
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