What was the worst flash flood?
Similarly, you may ask, what was the worst flood ever?
|1||1,000,000–4,000,000||1931 China floods|
|2||900,000–2,000,000||1887 Yellow River flood|
|3||500,000–800,000||1938 Yellow River flood|
Subsequently, question is, what is the biggest flood in history? The World's Most Catastrophic Floods, in Photos
- The Johnstown Flood was so massive it equaled the flow of the Mississippi River.
- The Central China Flood may have killed as many as 3.7 million people.
- One flood was known as the “Great Drowning of Men.”
- Few floods in recorded history compare to the one that rocked the Indus River Valley in 1841.
Also, what was the worst flood in US history?
Great Mississippi Flood of 1927
When was the most recent flash flood?
The Most Devastating Flash Floods in Recent US History
- July 31, 1976. Big Thompson Canyon, Colorado.
- July 19, 1977. Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
- June 14, 1990. Shadyside, Ohio.
- October 17, 1998. Texas.
- June 11, 2010. Albert Pike Campground, Arkansas.
- May 1, 2012. Nashville, Tennessee.
- September 14, 2015. Utah/Arizona Border.
- June 23, 2016. West Virginia.