By:Yan-Carlos Garcia


No that much rain it gets less than 10 inches or 25cm per year.

Facts about the Desert

The desert biome is an ecosystem that forms due to the low level of rainfall it receives each year. Deserts cover about 20% of the Earth. There are four major types of desert in this biome - hot and dry, semiarid, coastal, and cold.

Desert Biome Temperature

Many mean annual temperatures range from 20-25° C. The extreme maximum ranges from 43.5-49° C. Minimum temperatures sometimes drop to -18° C.

Desert Biome Composition

Very dry soil

Desert Plants and animals

Some of the plants you would find in desert is palo verde, barrel cactus, ocitillo for plants and desert biome animals are armadillo,camel, and coyote.

Desert Benefits

It is good to be in the desert because the animal and plants are nice. Then it is good to live there because it is hot there.