Overall Green alert Flood
in Malaysia

Event summary

This flood can have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID FL 1100711
Death: 1
Displaced: 26934
Countries: Malaysia
From - To 01 Jan - 01 Jan


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Peninsular Malaysia, January 2021Heavy rain caused flooding in Johor, Pahang and Terengganu states in Malaysia from 01 January. As of 03 January around 9,000 people had been evacuated. 1 fatality was reported in Johor. By 05 January, heavy rain and flooding affected more states in the region: Kedah (34 people displaced), Perak (1,154), Selangor (183), Kelantan (78) and Terengganu (876). The situation worsened in Pahang where 17,903 people were displaced as of 05 January. Rivers in the state were above the danger mark in at least 9 locations.Fri 1 Jan 2021FloodList provided by Copernicus GloFAS
Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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