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Causes of aridity condition in East africa

18 causes of aridity conditions in East Africa

Arid conditions in East Africa have been brought about by a number of factors. The basic causes of aridity have been physical while human factors have increased or contributed to further aridity in East Africa Physical causes of aridity  Prevalence of dry/desiccated winds Some areas in East Africa have been influenced by dry winds for …

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9 characteristics of arid areas in East Africa

Aridity is a climatic phenomenon characterized by high temperatures and insufficient rainfall or very low rainfall. In the USA areas of less than 250mm of rainfall are regarded as arid areas. However, in some parts of the world, the aridity may be measured differently e.g. in East Africa areas of less than 500mm may be …

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