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South America: Lowest Average Annual Precipitation

Record Value 0.76 mm (0.03")
Averaging Period 59-year
Geospatial Location Arica Chile [18°29'S, 70°18'W, elevation: 65 m (213 ft)]

Reference

Krause, P.F. and Flood, K.L., 1997: Weather and Climate Extremes, TEC-0099 (September, 1997), US Army Corps of Engineers Topographic Engineering Center, 7701 Telegraph Road, Alexandra VA 22315-3864, pp. 89, p. 42; Schmidli, 1983: Weather Extremes, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration;

Arica Chile [18°29'N, 70°18'W, elevation: 65 m (213 ft)]

Closeup and Regional Satellite Images of Modern Arica, Chile

Arica Chile [18°29'N, 70°18'W, elevation: 65 m (213 ft)]

Closeup and Regional Satellite Images of Modern Arica, Chile