List of Top Deserts in Africa

List of Top Deserts in Africa

The continent of Africa is the second largest in the world, and over 25 percent of its total land area is desert.

Centuries of adaptation to desert climate challenges has made it possible for people, plants and animals to cope with Africa’s harsh desert environments.

Africa is also home to the largest desert in the world – the Sahara Desert.

Deserts in Africa have been summarized to include the following

Sahara Desert 

Kalahari Desert  

Namib Desert

Nubian Desert   

Libyan Desert   

Algerian Desert

Blue Desert  

The Karoo

Ferlo Desert  

Other Deserts