Why is Africa hot continent?

Why is Africa called a tropical continent?

The continent is cut almost equally in two by the Equator, so that most of Africa lies within the tropical region, bounded on the north by the Tropic of Cancer and on the south by the Tropic of Capricorn. Because of the bulge formed by western Africa, the greater part of Africa’s territory lies north of the Equator.

Which are the hottest and coldest continent?

Africa is the hottest continent in the world. The world’s second largest, and the second most populated continent, Africa is also the hottest.

Which is the coldest location on Earth?

Oymyakon is the coldest permanently-inhabited place on Earth and is found in the Arctic Circle’s Northern Pole of Cold. In 1933, it recorded its lowest temperature of -67.7°C.

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