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
flagItaly
2%
2%
16%
77%
36
flagDenmark
3%
3%
16%
76%
30
flagSpain
3%
0%
20%
73%
30
flagGermany
11%
0%
16%
70%
185
flagthe Netherlands
12%
2%
15%
69%
39
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
1%
18%
68%
315
flagCanada
4%
0%
27%
68%
48
flagPoland
12%
2%
16%
67%
11416
flagSweden
11%
0%
22%
66%
18
flagGreece
13%
0%
6%
66%
15
flagFrance
15%
0%
21%
63%
38
flagUnknown
17%
0%
19%
62%
62
flagAustralia
12%
0%
25%
62%
24
flagAustria
12%
4%
25%
58%
24
flagNorway
13%
2%
23%
57%
38
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
2%
22%
56%
50
flagBelgium
12%
0%
31%
56%
16
flagthe United States
17%
3%
24%
54%
451
flagIndia
26%
11%
11%
50%
34
flagRussia
13%
6%
33%
46%
15

Gender

men70%
women68%
Africa
8%
12%
Asia
2%
2%
Australia
19%
17%
Antarctica
70%
68%

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