What Are The 5 Natural Disasters?

What are the 10 natural disasters?

Ten deadliest natural disasters by highest estimated death toll excluding epidemics and famines4,000,000.

1931 China floods.


1887 Yellow River flood.


1556 Shaanxi earthquake.


1976 Tangshan earthquake.

500,000+ 1970 Bhola cyclone.


2010 Haiti earthquake.

300,000+ 526 Antioch earthquake.

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What are the 7 natural disasters?

7 Most Dangerous Natural Disasters7 Landslides.6 Volcanic eruptions.5 Tornadoes.4 Lightning.3 Tsunamis.2 Hurricanes.1 Earthquakes.

What are the four types of disasters?

Natural DisastersGeophysical (e.g. Earthquakes, Landslides, Tsunamis and Volcanic Activity)Hydrological (e.g. Avalanches and Floods)Climatological (e.g. Extreme Temperatures, Drought and Wildfires)Meteorological (e.g. Cyclones and Storms/Wave Surges)Biological (e.g. Disease Epidemics and Insect/Animal Plagues)

How many natural disasters are there?

In 2018, there were 315 natural disaster events recorded with 11,804 deaths, over 68 million people affected, and US$131.7 billion in economic losses across the world.

What all disasters happened in 2020?

Disasters2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season. August 21, 2020.COVID-19 Coronavirus. August 21, 2020.2020 North American Wildfire Season. August 21, 2020.Midwest Derecho. August 20, 2020.2020 Monsoon Floods. August 19, 2020.U.S. Civil Unrest. August 18, 2020.Beirut Explosion. August 14, 2020.Venezuelan Humanitarian and Refugee Crisis.More items…

What are the disaster of 2020?

Filter the disaster assistance table​ Start dateEnd dateDisaster TypesFeb 2020Feb 2020Flood, StormFeb 2020Mar 2020Cyclone, Flood, StormFeb 2020Mar 2020FloodFeb 2020Feb 2020Flood, Storm16 more rows