What is the range of precipitation in a tundra?

Answer The tundra represents a very cold, dry biome located around the North Pole. The tundra receives only six to 10 inches of precipitation each year. Most of the precipitation in a tundra is snow.Sourc... Read More »

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Does a tundra get precipitation?

A tundra is one of the world's driest climates but does receive small amounts of precipitation. Some tundra locations receive up to 40 inches of annual precipitation, but much of it remains frozen.... Read More »

Precipitation in the Tundra?

According to the Blue Planet Biomes website, the tundra is a bleak, treeless area with year round freezing temperatures and very little precipitation. The summer months in the tundra are short and ... Read More »

What is the average precipitation of the tundra?

According to Blue Planet Biomes, "the tundra is an unusually cold and dry climate." Tundra receives as little precipitation as some of the world's driest deserts, only about 6 to 10 inches per year... Read More »

What does 30 percent precipitation mean?

According to the Weather Prediction, the percentage of precipitation represents the chance that a given area will receive measurable precipitation at a given time. Thus, an area with a forecast of ... Read More »