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Natural characteristics

  • Climate : Continental Saharan type
  • Sand wind : 100 days / year with sirocco
  • Average rainfall : less than 100 mm / year
  • Average temperature : 21°C with extremes of 55 °C in summer (in the shadow) and - 7°C in winter (at night)
  • Soil : sandy
  • Water resources : 2000 liters by second (l/s). A such debit is enough to create 2500 ha of palm trees