Which continent has the lowest precipitation rate?

Africa
Asia
Australia
Antarctica
Antarc­ti­ca is tech­ni­cal­ly a desert, av­er­ag­ing just 166 mm (6.5 in) of pre­cip­i­ta­tion per year. Only some fringe coastal areas have a tundra climate with a short summer av­er­ag­ing above freez­ing, and much higher pre­cip­i­ta­tion.

Answers distribution

Africa
Asia
Australia
Antarctica
answers
flagDenmark
3%
3%
18%
75%
32
flagCanada
3%
0%
22%
74%
59
flagLithuania
5%
0%
22%
72%
18
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
1%
17%
70%
393
flagGreece
10%
0%
10%
70%
20
flagGermany
11%
0%
18%
69%
210
flagItaly
9%
1%
17%
69%
52
flagPoland
13%
2%
15%
68%
14593
flagSpain
8%
0%
21%
67%
37
flagAustria
8%
2%
20%
67%
34
flagthe Netherlands
16%
2%
14%
66%
50
flagFrance
17%
0%
20%
62%
45
flagNorway
13%
2%
20%
61%
44
flagBelgium
10%
5%
25%
60%
20
flagthe United States
16%
3%
22%
57%
539
flagUnknown
25%
1%
15%
57%
316
flagAustralia
15%
0%
23%
57%
26
flagRepublic of Ireland
17%
1%
24%
56%
57
flagSweden
16%
0%
24%
56%
25
flagIndia
23%
10%
10%
55%
38

Gender

men68%
women67%
Africa
11%
12%
Asia
1%
2%
Australia
18%
17%
Antarctica
68%
67%

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