Hot Deserts - Characteristics

  1. 3. A hill of sand near an ocean or in a desert that is formed by the wind.
  2. 4. The process responsible for deep deposits of sand and loose material in hot desert areas.
  3. 6. The regions where hot deserts are found.
  1. 1. The temperature range between the highest and lowest temperatures within a 24 period.
  2. 2. Areas of the Earth’s surface which receive less than 25cm or 10 inches of rainfall every year.
  3. 3. The drylands or desert fringe areas such as The Sahel.
  4. 5. The type of air pressure that affects hot desert areas.