Where are tropical deserts located?

Answer Tropical deserts are found in Baja California, central Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Peru, the African Sahara and Namibia deserts, parts of Pakistan and India, and the Alice Springs region of Australia... Read More »

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Characteristics of Tropical Deserts?

Tropical deserts are both the driest and hottest places on Earth. In fact, the world's highest recorded temperature, 136 degrees Fahrenheit, occurred in a tropical desert in Libya. The tropical des... Read More »

Where are the hot deserts located?

According to Marietta College, the hot, or subtropical deserts, are mostly located at 30 degrees north or south latitude. These locations include the southwestern United States, northern Africa and... Read More »

Where are most deserts located?

Most deserts lie between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tropic of Cancer in an area known as the Tropics or the Torrid Zone. The Tropic of Capricorn is south of the equator at latitude 23.5 degree... Read More »

Where are deserts located in the world?

Deserts can be found all over the world. More prominent examples include the Sahara Desert in Africa, the Mojave Desert in North America, and the Atacama Desert in South America, notorious as the d... Read More »