What countries lie above the Sahara desert?
Algeria and Egypt are on the upper part of the Sahara desert. France, Spain and Italy are above those countries.
While the Sahara Desert is normally an inhospitable region, it lies north of the equator and as such does experience seasonal variations. Most countries that lie within the region that covers the Sahara simply refer to it as the wet or dry season, there is very little variance with respect to autumn and spring. During the "dry" months there is no rain and the temperatures during the day are scolding, even the night temperatures can…
The largest desert in the world is the Sahara, which lies in the continent of Africa. It is followed by the Gobi desert of Mongolia/China, in Asia. The third largest desert in the world is the Patagonian desert of Chile, in South America. Rub' al Khali is the fourth-largest desert, in the southern Arabian peninsula. The fifth and sixth largest deserts, the Great Sandy and Great Victoria Deserts, are both in Australia.