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%
16%
76%
30
flagCanada
3%
0%
24%
72%
54
flagGermany
11%
0%
17%
70%
200
flagGreece
10%
0%
10%
70%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
1%
18%
69%
366
flagPoland
13%
2%
15%
68%
13834
flagLithuania
6%
0%
25%
68%
16
flagItaly
8%
2%
19%
67%
46
flagSpain
8%
0%
21%
67%
37
flagthe Netherlands
16%
2%
14%
66%
50
flagAustria
9%
3%
21%
65%
32
flagFrance
20%
0%
20%
60%
40
flagNorway
14%
2%
21%
58%
41
flagUnknown
25%
1%
15%
57%
301
flagAustralia
15%
0%
23%
57%
26
flagBelgium
10%
5%
26%
57%
19
flagthe United States
16%
3%
23%
56%
502
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
1%
24%
55%
54
flagIndia
23%
10%
10%
55%
38
flagSweden
16%
0%
25%
54%
24

Gender

men68%
women68%
Africa
11%
12%
Asia
1%
2%
Australia
18%
16%
Antarctica
68%
68%

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