Details of Disaster Information

South Africa : Flood : 2011/01/20
GLIDE: FL-2011-000007-ZAF  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2011/01/20
South Africa
Name Flood
Outline The death toll from flooding caused by torrential rain in South Africa has reached 70, with another 8,000 people displaced.

Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links
  • Government of South Africa 2011/02/01
    Current estimates indicate that from mid-December to 1 February 2011, a total of 91 people have sadly lost their lives as a result of all the forms of natural disasters that have struck in various areas of the country, including severe storms, lightning and floods.
  • Reuters AlertNet 2011/01/24
    South Africa floods kill more than 100.