The desert is often very hot in the daytime.
At night, it may get somewhat chilly, or even cold.
Here at the virtual desert it is 100 degrees during the day and drops to 50 degrees at night.
You might like to compare our temperature to today's temperature in some desert communities:
In most places, rain falls throughout the year. In the
desert, there may be only a few very large rains and
they are usually very far apart. But when it rains,
there may be quite a downpour! After the rain, desert flowers bloom.