Recently in the Floods Category


Heavy rainfall recently caused flooding, landslides and power outages in some areas of Peru.

Southeast Asia's largest river winds as a red-brown channel of floodwater resulting from very heavy monsoon rainfall that affected populations from North Vietnam through Thailand and Myanmar to India, starting on 26 July.

Flooding in Myanmar Mapped From Orbit

Since mid-July, more than a million people have been severely affected by monsoon floods and landslides in Myanmar. What is the current situation?

ScienceCasts: Predicting Floods

In January 2015, the Shire River in Malawi, and Zambezi River in Mozambique were under tight scrutiny. Weeks of torrential rains led these and other rivers to burst their banks displacing 390,000 people across the region.