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Arctic Desert

Name Arctic Desert
Rank 02nd
Area 13.80 million square km (5.3 million square miles)
Location Northernmost part of the Earth. (Canada, Russia, Alaska (USA), Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Iceland)
Topography Snow, glaciers and tundra
Type Polar

The climate of the Arctic is described cold winters and short and cool summers. Around the Arctic the some parts are covered by ice (or snow). Average temperature is about −45 °C.