Asian Disaster Reduction Center(ADRC)
Disaster Information
TOP PAGEDisaster Information > Details of Disaster Information

Indonesia: Flood: 2016/02/29 Country Information on DRR

Period 2016/02/29
Country or District Indonesia
Event Type Flood
Outline Heavy rain has been affecting East and West Java provinces over the last days causing floods. Approx. 119 mm of rain in 24 h were recorded in the capital of Jakarta (East Java) and 74 mm in the city of Surabaya (West Java) over 25-26 February.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

Related Links


European Commission Humanitarian Aid Office 2016/02/29
Local authorities report one fatality in Cengkareng district (Jakarta city) and over 34 000 people affected in East Java province, as of 29 February early morning (UTC). Local media also report hundreds evacuated in Jakarta due to the overflow of the river Cengkareng.