What Is the Average Rainfall for a Tundra Climate?

Answer The average rainfall for a tundra climate is less than 20 cm (or 8 inches) a year. This type of biome climate is extremely dry and cold, with windy, desert-like weather conditions. The tundra clima... Read More »

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What is the average monthly rainfall for the tundra?

The tundra experiences under 10 inches a year in rain, which amounts to an average of under 0.83 inches per month. The low precipitation is caused by the cold temperatures, which reduces humidity t... Read More »

What is the average charted rainfall in the Arctic tundra?

Precipitation in the Arctic tundra (including melting snow) averages between 15 and 25 centimeters per year. (Arctic regions nearer to the ocean receive a slightly greater amount of precipitation.)... Read More »

What is the climate in the tundra?

Cold temperatures and low precipitation levels characterize the climate of tundra biomes. Even in the summer, the temperature does not rise above 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Few trees grow in the tundra... Read More »

Is the tundra a hot or cold climate?

Of all the biomes, tundras exhibit the coldest temperatures. Though few trees can tolerate the low temperatures, many short-growing plants resist the harsh climate. The tundra divides into two dist... Read More »