Flood

No. Date Title Location Link
1. 30th November 2018 Penang focused on preventing floods George Town, Penang https://www.thesundaily.my/local/penang-focused-on-preventing-floods-IM187291
2. 16th December 2019 Flood update: More than 9,000 evacuated in Johor Kuala Lumpur https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/12/16/flood-update-more-than-9000-evacuated-in-johor
3. 16th December 2019 Floods hit several states in Malaysia; thousands evacuated Kuala Lumpur https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/floods-hit-several-states-in-malaysia-thousands-evacuated
4. 16th December 2019 Flood update: More than 9,000 evacuated in Johor Kuala Lumpur https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2019/12/16/flood-update-more-than-9000-evacuated-in-johor
5. 17th December 2019 More than 10,000 evacuated from floods in Malaysia Johor https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/more-than-10000-evacuated-from-floods-in-malaysia
6. 13th July 2020 Flash floods hit five villages in Malaysia’s Negeri Sembilan state Negeri Sembilan https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/flash-floods-hit-five-villages-in-malaysias-negeri-sembilan-state
7. 15th September 2020 Perak flash floods: Another temporary evacuation centre opens Perak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/09/15/perak-flash-floods-another-temporary-evacuation-centre-opens/1903565
8. 04th November 2020 Ahead of CMCO, flash floods see Seremban businesses, residents suffer major losses Seremban, Negeri Sembilan https://www.malaymail.com/1919408
9. 28th November 2020 Flood situation improving in Terengganu and Perak Terengganu https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/11/28/flood-situation-improving-in-terengganu-and-perak/1927053
10. 05th December 2020 Terengganu experiencing unusual rainfall patterns leading to floods, says state disaster management committee Kuala Terengganu https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/12/05/terengganu-experiencing-unusual-rainfall-patterns-leading-to-floods-says-st/1929116
11. 08th December 2020 Flood situation remains unchanged in Kelantan, Terengganu Kelantan https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2020/12/08/flood-situation-remains-unchanged-in-kelantan-terengganu/1929856
12. 02nd January 2021 Johor hit by floods after heavy rain, 1,000 residents evacuated Johor Bharu https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asia/johor-floods-1000-people-evacuated-heavy-rain-malaysia-13881092
13. 03rd January 2021 Several roads in Pahang closed due to landslides, floods Kuantan, Pahang https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/01/03/several-roads-in-pahang-closed-due-to-landslides-floods/1936934
14. 04th January 2021 Flood victims in Pahang, Johor to get food aid, says ministry Raub, Pahang https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/01/04/flood-victims-in-pahang-johor-to-get-food-aid-says-ministry/1937309
15. 05th January 2021 MetMalaysia: East coast, Johor floods not as bad as 2006, 2014 Johor https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/01/05/metmalaysia-east-coast-johor-floods-not-as-bad-as-2006-2014/1937653
16. 09th January 2021 Making floods less disastrous to workers Temerloh, Pahang https://dayakdaily.com/meradong-turns-red-as-betong-and-kanowit-turn-orange/
17. 21st January 2021 Number of flood victims rise slightly in Sabah, NGOs redouble aid efforts Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/01/21/number-of-flood-victims-rise-slightly-in-sabah-ngos-redouble-aid-efforts/1942763
18. 21st January 2021 Number of flood victims rise slightly in Sabah, NGOs redouble aid efforts Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/01/21/number-of-flood-victims-rise-slightly-in-sabah-ngos-redouble-aid-efforts/1942763
19. 07th February 2021 Flood situation in Sarawak improving, five relief centres closed Kuching, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/02/07/flood-situation-in-sarawak-improving-five-relief-centres-closed/1947754
20. 20th February 2021 Flood situation in Sarawak improving, says SDMC Kuching, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/02/20/flood-situation-in-sarawak-improving-says-sdmc/1951455
21. 20th February 2021 Flood situation in Sarawak improving, says SDMC Kuching, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/02/20/flood-situation-in-sarawak-improving-says-sdmc/1951455
22. 21nd February 2021 KASA allots RM15 mil to resolve flood issues in Pengerang Pengerang, Johor. https://themalaysianreserve.com/2021/02/21/kasa-allots-rm15-mil-to-resolve-flood-issues-in-pengerang/
23. 26th March 2021 Number of flood victims in Kuantan district increases to 249 Kuantan, Pahang https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/03/26/number-of-flood-victims-in-kuantan-district-increases-to-249/1961128
24. 13th April 2021 Flash floods cause traffic jams in parts of KL Kuala Lumpur https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2021/04/13/flash-floods-cause-traffic-jams-in-parts-of-kl
25. 3rd May 2021 Tackling decades-old flood woes George Town, Penang https://www.thestar.com.my/metro/metro-news/2021/05/03/tackling-decades-old-flood-woes
26. 6th May 2021 Over 200 affected in Bukit Mertajam floods George Town, Penang https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/05/06/over-200-affected-in-bukit-mertajam-floods/
27. 10th May 2021 Human Writes: The climate crisis is triggering really bad weather Kuala Lumpur https://www.thestar.com.my/lifestyle/living/2021/05/10/human-writes-the-climate-crisis-is-triggering-really-bad-weather
28. 18th May 2021 Sabah flood evacuees up to 72 this morning Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/18/sabah-flood-evacuees-up-to-72-this-morning/1974953
29. 19th May 2021 Flash floods cause traffic jams in Jalan Ampang-Jelapang, Perak Ipoh, Perak https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2021/05/19/flash-floods-cause-traffic-jams-in-jalan-ampang-jelapang-perak
30. 20th May 2021 Flash flood forces Lawas Airport to close for two days Miri, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/20/flash-flood-forces-lawas-airport-to-close-for-two-days/1975597
31. 21nd May 2021 Increasing number of flood victims in Sabah and Sarawak, Melaka recovers Sabah, Sarawak and Melaka https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/21/increasing-number-of-flood-victims-in-sabah-and-sarawak-melaka-recovers/1976065
32. 21nd May 2021 Sarawakian villagers’ lifeline cut as flood waters sweep away Tutoh bridge Miri, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/21/villagers-lifeline-cut-as-flood-waters-sweep-away-tutoh-bridge/1975870
33. 21nd May 2021 Sarawak Energy shuts down power stations in flood-hit Mulu and four other areas Kuching, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/21/sarawak-energy-shuts-down-power-stations-in-flood-hit-mulu-and-four-other-a/1976066
34. 21nd May 2021 Sabah Electricity: Tenom Pangi Hydro Power Station did not cause floods in Beaufort Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/21/sabah-electricity-tenom-pangi-hydro-power-station-did-not-cause-floods-in-b/1976116
35. 22nd May 2021 Malaysia – Thousands Evacuate Floods in Sabah and Sarawak Sabah and Sarawak http://floodlist.com/asia/malaysia-floods-sabah-sarawak-may-2021
36. 23rd May 2021 Flood sweeps off bridge, Upper Baram villages cut off Miri, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/23/flood-sweeps-off-bridge-upper-baram-villages-cut-off/1976298
37. 24th May 2021 CM: Sabah govt to provide assistance to flood victims in Tenom Tenom, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/24/cm-sabah-govt-to-provide-assistance-to-flood-victims-in-tenom/1976608
38. 28th May 2021 More flood evacuees in Sabah allowed to return home this morning Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/05/28/more-flood-evacuees-in-sabah-allowed-to-return-home-this-morning/1977638
39. 30th May 2021 In a flood-prone Sabah village, life hangs on a rope lifeline Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/05/30/in-a-flood-prone-sabah-village-life-hangs-on-a-rope-lifeline/
40. 18th June 2021 KK hit by severe flash floods on Friday (June 18) after four-hour downpour Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2021/06/18/kk-hit-by-severe-flash-floods-on-friday-june-18-after-four-hour-downpour
41. 29th June 2021 A month’s rainfall in 2 hours causes massive floods in Penang George Town, Pulau Pinang https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/06/29/a-months-rainfall-in-2-hours-causes-massive-floods-in-penang/
42. 18th August 2021 Floods hit several areas in northern Peninsular Malaysia George Town, Pulau Pinang https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2021/08/18/floods-hit-several-areas-in-northern-peninsular-malaysia
43. 18th August 2021 In Kedah, floods wreak havoc in several areas in Yan Yan, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/08/18/in-kedah-floods-wreak-havoc-in-several-areas-in-yan/1998684
44. 19th August 2021 Malaysia – 4 dead, 2 missing after flash floods in Kedah Yan, Kedah https://floodlist.com/asia/malaysia-4-dead-2-missing-after-flash-floods-in-kedah
45. 19th August 2021 Three dead, three more missing in Kedah flash floods Alor Setar, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/08/19/three-dead-three-more-missing-in-kedah-flood/1998736
46. 4th September 2021 Number of flood victims in Sabah increases to 96 people as at 8am Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/news/malaysia/2021/09/04/number-of-flood-victims-in-sabah-increases-to-96-people-as-at-8am/2002889
47. 15th September 2021 Flash floods hit Kota Kinabalu and Penampang due to downpour on Wednesday (Sept 15) Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2021/09/15/flash-floods-hit-kota-kinabalu-and-penampang-due-to-downpour-on-wednesday-sept-15
48. 17th September 2021 Flood relief – why RM78mil for Kedah and only RM2mil for Sabah, asks MP Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/09/17/flood-relief-why-rm78mil-for-kedah-and-only-rm2mil-for-sabah-asks-mp/
49. 19th September 2021 Hit three times this year, Sabahans fear no end to flood problem Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/09/19/hit-3-times-this-year-sabahans-fear-no-end-to-flooding-problem/
50. 20th September 2021 Send in the troops for flood clean-up, says Warisan Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/nation/2021/09/20/send-in-the-troops-for-flood-clean-up-says-warisan/
51. 21th September 2021 Floods hit Kota Kinabalu, Penampang, Tuaran after downpour Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2021/09/21/floods-hit-kota-kinabalu-penampang-tuaran-after-downpour
52. 22nd September 2021 Sabah flood evacuees up to 125 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/2007452
53. 22nd September 2021 Over RM9b allocation for flood mitigation projects, says environment minister Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com/2007607
54. 22nd September 2021 Sabah DCM says frequent flash floods likely due to Pan Borneo highway construction Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/2007479
55. 25th September 2021 Committee to resolve problem of flash floods Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com/2008434
56. 27th September 2021 Downpour in Shah Alam causes flash floods in several areas Shah Alam https://www.thestar.com.my/downpour-in-shah-alam-causes-flash-floods-in-several-areas
57. 30th September 2021 Johor Sultan orders state authorities to conduct study on flash flood-prone areas Johor Baru, Johor https://www.malaymail.com/2009680
58. 30th September 2021 Morning downpour triggers flash floods in parts of Johor Baru Johor Baru, Johor https://www.malaymail.com/2009619
59. 2nd October 2021 Flash flood: Forty people evacuated from Labuan village Labuan, Sabah https://www.dailyexpress.com.my/news/178985/
60. 3rd October 2021 Johor floods cause 63 people to seek shelter at food relief centre Johor Baru, Johor https://klse.i3investor.com/h1591875127/
61. 5th October 2021 Nadma: New law to mitigate risk of disasters in the works Putrajaya https://www.malaymail.com/nadma-new-law-to-mitigate-risk-of-disasters-in-the-works/2010933
62. 12th October 2021 Flash floods hit Penampang on Sabah’s west coast for third time in a month Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com//2012732
63. 14th October 2021 Penampang flood victims struggle in aftermath of sixth flood this year Kota Kinabalu, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com//2013215
64. 19th October 2021 Flash flood hits several low-lying areas in Sibu after three-hour downpour, says municipal council chief Sibu, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com//2014520
65. 20th October 2021 Kedah Civil Defence Force: 160 homes affected by flash floods in Yan Alor Setar, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com//2014827
66. 21st October 2021 Yan residents traumatized after homes flooded three times in two months Yan, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com//2015032
67. 22nd October 2021 Public advised to prepare for floods Kuala Lumpur Public Advised to Prepare for Floods | The Star
68. 23rd October 2021 Fire Dept: Burst culvert causes flash floods in Kampung Poh Tambahan in Perak Ipoh, Perak https://www.malaymail.com//2015450
69. 25th October 2021 Floods: Melaka fully recovers, Selangor continues to improve Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com//2015931
70. 26th October 2021 Floods: 176 people still at relief centres in three states this morning Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com//2016018
71. 26th October 2021 Melaka closes; 166 evacuees still in Kedah, Selangor Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com//2016154
72. 30th October 2021 Kedah floods: 241 evacuees still remain at five relief centres Alor Setar, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com//2017087
73. 31st October 2021 Floods may hit non-traditional areas, DID warns Petaling Jaya thestar.com.my/floods-may-hit-non-traditional-areas-did-warns
74. 2nd November 2021 Over-development blamed for flood in Seri Kembangan Petaling Jaya thestar.com.my/over-development-blamed-for-flood-in-seri-kembangan
75. 2nd November 2021 Special Malaysia Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team to patrol flood-prone areas during monsoon season, says minister Putrajaya https://www.malaymail.com//2017910
76. 2nd November 2021 MetMalaysia issues alert weather warning with heavy rain in Kelantan, Terengganu Kota Baru, Kelantan https://www.malaymail.com//2017906
77. 3rd November 2021 Flood warning: TNB issues electrical safety guidelines Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com//2018247
78. 4th November 2021 Number of flood victims in Kedah increases, situation in Johor, Melaka almost back to normal Kuala Lumpur https://www.malaymail.com//2018370
79. 5th November 2021 Flash floods in Kota Tinggi; 34 evacuated Johor Baru, Johor https://www.malaymail.com//2018751
80. 5th November 2021 Flash floods in Penawar, Johor force eight families to be evacuated Pengerang, Johor Flash Floods: 8 families evacuated in Penawar | The Star
81. 5th November 2021 Sabah CM calls for statewide disaster preparedness in anticipation of north-east monsoon Penampang, Sabah https://www.malaymail.com//2018688
82. 6th November 2021 Flood mitigation project in areas under IRSDA shows early success, says Sarawak CM Sebuyau, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com//2018908
83. 6th November 2021 Floods dampen Deepavali celebrations in Teluk Intan, again Teluk Intan, Perak freemalaysiatoday.com/floods-dampen-deepavali-celebrations-in-teluk-intan-again/
84. 7th November 2021 Setting-up of flood evacuation centres strictly under SDMC’s purview, says minister Kuching, Sarawak https://www.malaymail.com//2019018
85. 7th November 2021 Drainage and Irrigation Dept takes steps to mitigate flooding in downstream Perak, Bagan Datuk Ipoh, Perak https://www.malaymail.com//2019090
86. 8th November 2021 Automated water pumps to be used to prevent flash floods Johor Baru, Johor thestar.com.my/automated-water-pumps-to-be-used-to-prevent-flash-floods
87. 8th November 2021 Ipoh residents want authorities to act fast, put an end to flood misery Ipoh, Perak thestar.com.my/residents-want-authorities-to-act-fast
88. 11th November 2021 Melaka needs RM53m for Sungai Putat flood mitigation projects, says state secretary Melaka https://www.malaymail.com//2020202
89. 11th November 2021 MB: Kedah govt approves RM2.07m to repair flood-damaged infrastructures Alor Setar, Kedah https://www.malaymail.com//2020180
90. 11th November 2021 Penang preps for floods Petaling Jaya Penang preps for floods | The Star
91. 12th November 2021 Floods hit low-lying areas in Penang after non-stop rain George Town, Pulau Pinang Floods hit low-lying areas in Penang | The Star
92. 23rd November 2021 Several areas in Ampang hit by flash floods, says fire dept Kuala Lumpur theedgemarkets.com/several-areas-ampang-hit-flash-floods-says-fire-dept
93. 23rd November 2021 Highway project may be among causes of flash floods in Ampang Jaya, says Zuraida Kuala Lumpur thestar.com.my/highway-construction-work-may-have-led-to-flash-floods-in-ampang-jaya
94. 24th November 2021 Dr Noor Hisham: Covid-19 patients to be housed in special isolation relief centres in event of floods Putrajaya https://www.malaymail.com//2023390
95. 4th December 2021 Floods in Terengganu: 140 victims evacuated to seven PPS Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu themalaysianreserve.com/floods-in-terengganu-140-victims-evacuated-to-seven-pps/