The Coldest of all the Biomes
Vitals of the Biome
Location of the Arctic Tundra is in the North, around the North Pole. The arctic has cold, desert-like conditions. The growing season ranges from 50 to 60 days. The average winter temperature is -34° C (-30° F), but the average summer temperature is 3-12° C (37-54° F) which enables this biome to sustain life. Yearly precipitation, including melting snow, is 15 to 25 cm (6 to 10 inches).