Fun Desert Facts







The California desert offers millions of acres of amazing things to see and do. The following are some common facts that apply to almost all deserts of the world. Take a look to gain a whole lot of amazing information about these arid stretches of sand.
  • Approximately one-third of the surface of the earth is covered by deserts!
  • The annual rainfall in deserts is less than 10 inches on an average.
  • The Sahara is the world’s largest hot desert, covering the maximum surface area among all other hot deserts! Antarctica is the world’s largest polar desert.