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
flagGermany
11%
0%
16%
70%
189
flagCanada
3%
0%
25%
70%
51
flagItaly
10%
2%
15%
70%
40
flagSpain
2%
0%
23%
70%
34
flagGreece
11%
0%
5%
70%
17
flagPoland
12%
2%
15%
68%
12589
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
1%
18%
68%
339
flagthe Netherlands
13%
2%
16%
67%
43
flagFrance
15%
0%
21%
63%
38
flagAustralia
12%
0%
25%
62%
24
flagSweden
15%
0%
25%
60%
20
flagNorway
12%
2%
23%
58%
39
flagAustria
12%
4%
25%
58%
24
flagUnknown
24%
1%
16%
57%
162
flagBelgium
12%
0%
31%
56%
16
flagthe United States
16%
3%
23%
55%
468
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
1%
24%
55%
54
flagIndia
25%
11%
11%
52%
36
flagRussia
13%
6%
33%
46%
15

Gender

men69%
women68%
Africa
9%
12%
Asia
2%
2%
Australia
18%
17%
Antarctica
69%
68%

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