Group Members: Alfred Leong(10)
Raphael Low(13)
Lum Miao Sen(14)
Matthew Chang(16)
World Map
Gobi Desert
Arabian Desert
Sahara Desert
World Map (Sahara Desert)
Algeria, Chad,
Egypt, Eritrea,
Libya, Mali,
Morocco, Niger,
Sudan, Tunisia,
Western Sahara
Sahara desert
● Temperature: above 30 degrees in summer,13 degrees in winter
● Northeasterly winds can reach hurricane levels,creating sand storms and dust
● Half of the desert receives less than an inch of rain,while the other half receives 4
inches of rain
● The infrequent rain is usually torrential.
Sahara desert climate graph
Pictures of Sahara Desert
Fun Fact: The highest peak in the Sahara is the volcano
Emi Koussi (3415 metres) in the Northern Chad.
World Map (Arabian Desert)
Countries: Jordan, Iraq,
Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi
Arabia, United Arab
Emirates, Yemen
Arabian desert
● Tropical desert
● Temperature: 54 degrees during summer, -12 degrees in winter
● There is high humidity during summer
● Rainfall ranges from 0-20 inches, though the average rainfall is 4 inches
● The rain is infrequent and may be torrential
● There is snow a layer on ice on ponds during winter
Arabian desert climate graph
Arabian Desert Pictures and Fact
Fun Fact: The Arabian Desert is the second largest hot desert in the
world, but it is almost 1/3 the size of the Sahara.
World Map (Gobi Desert)
Mongolia, China
Gobi desert
● Temperature: 50 degrees in summer,-40 degrees in winter
● Temperature can change up to 15 degrees in just 24hs
● Average of 7.6 inches of rainfall per year
● Up to 5000 feet above sea level at some areas
● Northerly position on the globe
● Occasional snow on the top of dunes
● High winds resulting in sandstorms and snowstorms
Gobi Desert Climate Graph
Gobi Desert Pictures and Fact
Fun Fact: The first fossils of dinosaur eggs were found in the Gobi Desert.

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