What continents have tornadoes?

What continents have the most tornadoes?

The U.S. gets hit the most, but South Africa, Bangladesh, and Canada also see a fair amount of twisters. Earthquakes and floods constantly crop up in international headlines, but tornadoes often seem like a uniquely American misfortune.

Which continent has never had a tornado?

Tornadoes have been recorded on all continents except Antarctica and are most common in the middle latitudes where conditions are often favorable for convective storm development.

What state is Tornado Alley?

distribution of tornadoes

maximum tornado frequency, rightfully called Tornado Alley, extends from west Texas northeast through the western and central portions of Oklahoma and Kansas and across most of Nebraska.

Does Japan get tornadoes?

Various statistical characteristics of tornadoes and waterspouts have been examined: 1) On average 20.5 tornadoes and 4.5 waterspouts occur per year in Japan. 2) Tornadoes occur most frequently in September and least frequently in March.

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