Climate: hot, dry desert strip along Red Sea coast; cooler and wetter in the central highlands (up to 61 cm of rainfall annually); semiarid in western hills and lowlands; rainfall heaviest during June-September except in coastal desert
Definition: This entry includes a brief description of typical weather regimes throughout the year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of April 17, 2004
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