HANZE database of historical damaging floods in Europe, 1870-2016

Dataset

Description

The dataset is a compilation of past damaging floods in Europe, which contains information on dates, locations and losses for 1564 events (1870–2016). Losses include area inundated, number of persons killed and affected, value of losses in nominal and real prices.
Date made available2017
PublisherTU Delft - 4TU Centre for research data
Date of data production2015 - 2017
Geographical coverageEurope

Cite this

Paprotny, D. (. (Creator) (2017). HANZE database of historical damaging floods in Europe, 1870-2016. TU Delft - 4TU Centre for research data. 10.4121/UUID:5B75BE6A-4DD4-472E-9424-F7AC4F7367F6