Atacama Desert is situated on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Chile. It covers a total area of 40,600 mi2 (105,200 km2). Atacama Desert is famous as the driest place on Earth. Its annual average rainfall equals to 0- 0.08 in of water a year. Despite its harsh climate Atacama plants managed to survive in the region due to its unique adaptations.
Average rainfall: 0- 0.08 in a year