Geography

The reason for Rajasthan being deficient in rainfall is _________.


ANSWER

The winds do not come across any barrier to cause necessary uplift to be cooled


SOLUTION
The winds do not come across any barrier to cause necessary uplift to be cooled
Because of its geographical location, Rajasthan receives scanty rainfall. We know about the southwestern monsoon which is the main cause of rainfall in most parts of India. This southwestern monsoon comes from the southwestern part of India from the Arabian Sea and goes in the same direction and strikes the northeast mountains of India. Then its direction changes towards the northwest and while it reaches Rajasthan it gets all its moisture off on the way. Whatever moisture it contains is drained in the eastern part of the Aravalli range which is located in the opposite direction of these winds
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