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The Mojave Desert is much, much hotter that the Atacama Desert. It also receives considerably more rainfall as the Atacama receives virtually none. The rainier conditions allow for many more plants and animals to survive in the Mojave while the Atacama has few.

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Q: What are some differences between the Mojave Desert and the Atacama Desert?
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How are the Atacama Desert and the Mojave Desert alike?

Both deserts have low rainfall, although the Atacama is the driest. The Mojave is classified as a hot desert while the Atacama is a cool coastal desert.


What deserts is in the US Atacama Mojave Sahara Gobi?

The Mojave Desert is in the United States.


Is Atacama Desert the hottest?

No, the Atacama is a cold desert. The hottest desert use to be the Sahara in Libya but that title has recently been awarded to Death Valley in the Mojave Desert of North America.


What deserts is in the United States - Atacama Mojave Sahara or Gobi?

The Mohave desert is located in the United States.


What are the names of the major deserts on earth?

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Is Antarctica drier than the Mojave Desert?

Yes, Antarctica is considerably drier than the Mojave Desert. Some consider Antarctica to be the driest desert on earth. Others say the honor goes to the Atacama Desert of South America,


What are the 8 deserts that is located in western hemisphere?

Mojave Desert Chihuahuan Desert Great Basin Desert Sonoran Desert Painted Desert Baja California Desert Atacama Desert Patagonian Desert


What is the dryest hottest desert?

The hottest temperature ever reliably measured was 134 degrees F in Death Valley of the Mojave Desert on July 10, 1913. The driest desert is a tossup between Antarctica and the Atacama Desert of South America.


What is one desert in the western hemisphere?

Atacama Desert Sechura Desert Patagonian Desert Chihuahuan Desert Mojave Desert Great Basin Desert Colorado Plateau Desert Sonoran Desert Guajira Desert Monte Desert


Is the Atacama Desert Earth's hottest desert?

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What are the deserts in western hemisphere called?

Atacama Desert Sechura Desert Patagonian Desert Chihuahuan Desert Mojave Desert Great Basin Desert Colorado Plateau Desert Sonoran Desert Guajira Desert Monte Desert


What are two desert's names?

Sahara, Arabian Desert, Gobi Desert, Mojave Desert, Thar Desert, Taklamakan Desert, Chihuahuan Desert, Atacama Desert, Patagonian Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Gibson Desert, etc.


Which continent contains the driest hot desert?

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Does Mojave have any deserts?

The Mojave is a desert - the Mojave Desert.


What are 5 different deserts around the world?

Antarctic Desert in Antarctica,Sahara in Africa,Atacama Desert in South America,Gobi Desert in China and Mongolia,Mojave Desert in the United States


How hot is it in the Atacama Desert?

it is 30 degrees Celsius in some regions. It is generally considered a cool desert when compared to such places as the Sahara, Mojave or Sonoran Deserts.


What are the deserts on three continents?

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What deserts are in America?

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What are the names of the two deserts caused by mountain rain shadows?

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What are some desert biomes?

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Which desert is Mojave in?

The California town of Mojave is in the Mojave Desert.


Which deserts are in the western hemisphere?

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What are 5 major deserts in the western world?

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What are two variations of desert?

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Which are the famous deserts?

That would depend upon a particular person's point of view. Here are some well known deserts: Antarctica Sahara Gobi Desert Arabian Desert Mojave Desert Atacama Desert