Driest Asian Cities

Name the nine driest Asian cities by average annual precipitation.
Source: (World Meteorological Organization, Weather Reports, BBC, My Forecast, and World Weather), as cited by Air Mail (n.d.)
based on average annual rainfall (inches)
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Last updated: August 1, 2017
First submittedJuly 29, 2017
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Country
Average Annual Rainfall
Answer
Pakistan
40 inches
Karachi
Iraq
41 inches
Baghdad
Iran
48 inches
Tehran
Pakistan
55 inches
Lahore
China
56 inches
Tianjin
China
58 inches
Beijing
Thailand
60 inches
Bangkok
Turkey
61 inches
Istanbul
China
61 inches
Shanghai
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Jul 30, 2017
What criteria are you using for the cities? Is there some minimum size? It seems to be missing quite a few, like Urumqi, population 3.5 million, with average annual rainfall of 286 mm (11 inches).