Flash Floods in Singapore

Many parts of Singapore, including central areas, suffered from flash floods during the morning of Thursday 5th September. The flash floods were caused by thunderstorms and unusually heavy rainfall. The…

Russia Far East Flood Update

Constant heavy rain over several weeks has resulted in record floods across the region of Russia’s Far East. The area now covered by the floods is almost incomprehensible in its…

Floods Worsen in Bihar, India

Bihar – sometimes known as India’s “flood state” – has endured weeks of floods as a result of heavy monsoon rainfall. So far this year, 171 people have died as…

India Floods Update 2013

It’s difficult to keep up with all the floods that have caused so much chaos across India since the start of this year’s monsoon floods that first began in earnest…

Floods in Cambodia

Like much of South and South East Asia, Cambodia has been suffering from floods since the monsoon rains began. The flooding in Cambodia started in early August. Since then 13…

Flash Floods in Kuala Lumpur

After heavy rainfall on Sunday 1st September, flash floods affected several parts of Kuala Lumpur. There have been no reported causalities. The worst to suffer the city’s commuters as several…

Floods in Taiwan

Tropical Cyclone Kong-Rey bombarded Taiwan with torrential rainfall and widespread flooding on 29th August. The worst hit areas were the west coast and southern provinces. In the space of 24…

Flooding in Laos

In June FloodList reported that monsoon rains had resulted in flooding in the Bolikhamsai Province of Laos on 22nd and 23rd June. Levels of the River Nam Xan rose rapidly…

Philippines Flood Update

With the flooding in Manila receding, the region of the Luzon north of the capital is still struggling with heavy rainfall and the effects of Tropical Cyclone Trami, which locally…

Khabarovsk, Russia

Over 50,000 people have been affected by the floods currently inundating Russia’s far east. It has been labelled the worst flooding in 120 years. More than 6,200 houses have been…

Pakistan Flood Update

Pakistan officials released figures and statistics on Sunday 25th August 2013, about the floods that have been affecting the country since July this year. The figures state that: At least…

West Bengal Floods

Floods have struck other areas of the Indian state of West Bengal over the weekend. On Friday 23rd August I reported that floods defences in Malda, West Bengal, had failed…

Russia Flood Map – Before and After

Huge amaouns of rainfall throughout August has left Russia’s Far Eastern province experiencing the worst floods in 120 years. The affected areas are Khabarovsk, Amur and the Jewish Autonomous region.…