List of deserts

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The Sahara is the largest hot desert in the world

This is a list of deserts sorted by the region of the world in which the desert is located.

Africa[edit]

Asia[edit]

Europe[edit]

Spain[edit]

Other European nations[edit]

North America[edit]

Oceania[edit]

Australia[edit]

Tanami Desert in Australia

New Zealand[edit]

South America[edit]

Polar regions[edit]

Antarctic[edit]

Arctic[edit]

Pseudo-deserts[edit]

Some geographical features are referred to as "deserts", and this word may even feature in their names, despite not meeting any meteorological definitions for a desert.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Los desiertos de Navarra". Diario Vasco (in Spanish). Vocento. 26 April 2018. Retrieved 13 October 2019.
  2. ^ Nadal, Paco (19 August 2017). "El desierto de Tabernas, un lugar de otro mundo". El País (in Spanish). Prisa. Retrieved 13 October 2019.
  3. ^ "Largest desert in the world". Retrieved 2012-02-02.
  4. ^ "Hot and cold deserts of the world". Retrieved 2022-03-03.
  5. ^ Hunt, Nick (11 May 2021). "'Why go to the Sahara when you can visit Kent?': 'desert' life in Dungeness". The Guardian. Retrieved 27 January 2022.