Recorded Flood Events in Sarawak (P4)
 
Historical Flood Events Recorded in Sarawak From 1946 - 2013 (cont.)
Events Affected Flood Areas Flood Height * Comments
Year 2009
10 - 14.1.2009
Kuching City
0.1 - 0.6 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
Samarahan, Serian, Tebakang
0.3 - 2 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall from. Upstream and king tide
Betong Town, Kpg Hilir, Payak Udak
0.3 - 0.6 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall from. Upstream and king tide
Kpg Spoah, Kpg. Debak, Betong 0.1 - 0.3 m
Jalan Lutong - Kuala Baram 0.3 -0.4 m Hujan lebat dan air pasang tinggi
27- 31.1.2009




Sibu Town


Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
Niah, Miri
1 - 2 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
Tatau, Spaoh, Bintulu
1 - 2.5 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
29-31.1.2009





Kuching City
0.1 - 0.6 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
Samarahan, Serian, Tebakang Stakan, Sg. Semenggoh
0.3 - 1 m

Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
Bau and surrounding Area
0.3 - 1 m
Continuous Heavy Rainfall fro. Upstream and king tide
27- 31.1.2009

Betong Town, Kpg Hilir, Payak Udak 0.1 - 0.5 m Continuous Heavy Rainfall from. Upstream and king tide Claim 1 life at Spoah, Betong
Kpg Spoah, Kpg. Debak, Betong
0.1 - 0.3 m
15-18.03.2009

Limbang: Ng. Medamit, Ukong, Tanjung, Batu Danau, Hilir Btg Limbang
0.3 - 1.1m

Continuous heavy rainfall from Ulu Limbang over-top river bank of Sg. Limbang
13-15.03.2009

Lawas Area: Trusan, Sundar,

0.4-1.1m

Continuous heavy rainfall fromUlu Trusan resulting in over-topping of river bank.
30-02.02.2009 Kpg. Muhibbah, Kuala Baram 0.2-0.5m Hujan lebat
30.01.2009 Pusat Latihan Khidmat Negara 0.5-1.0m Hujan lebat
30.01.2009 Kpg. Sungai Rait 0.5-0.6m Hujan lebat
07-11.12.2009 Long Bemang 4.0m Crops,livestock and houses were drowned and damaged
Year 2010
11.11.2011 Long Lama, Long Laput, Lapok Bazaar 2.0-4.0m Hujan Lebat
14.11.2010 Long Panai ang Long Bemang 6 ft Hujan Lebat
16.11.2010 SK.Pengelayan Marudi, Asam Paya, Ujung  Daun, Ng.Teraja, Lubok Amam,Long Panai,SMK Tutoh Apoh, Kuala Tutoh,Long Ikang,Uma Akeh,Long Banyok and Benawa
4 - 5ft  
Year 2011
Bandar Kuching
10.01.2011








SK Batu Lintang 0.3m Continuous rain from 10.1.2011to 12.1.2011 that some part at kuching District (Siniawan) had achieved 377 mm of rainfall within 24 hours.




Lorong Kapor 10, Ulu Maong 0.3m
Field Force, Batu Kawa 0.1m
Kampung Sinar Budi Lama 0.3m
Jalan SK Sungai Moyan 0.3m
Jalan Kampung Rantau Panjang 0.3m
Kampung Sinar Budi Baru 0.3m
Taman Heng Guan Batu 6 Matang 0.1 - 0.3 m
Taman Desa Wira Lorong 17A 0.3 - 1.2 m


Bahagian Kuching
10-12.1.2011


Siniawan 0.1 - 0.3 m 309 families and 1520 people are affected at both Kuching and Samarahan Division


Tundong 0.3 - 1.2 m
Taiton Lorong 22 0.1 - 0.3 m
Jalan Sebuku, Bau 0.3 - 1.2 m
Bahagian Samarahan
10.1.2011
Pekan Simunjan 0.1 - 0.3 m

Jalan Tun Haji Openg 0.3 - 1.2 m
Bahagian Sibu
12.01.2011 Tengah Lane 2, Kampung Bahagia, Sibu 0.1 - 0.3 m Gushing water from upper catchment
Bahagian Miri
19.01.2011 Uku Kakus Rh. Mulo, Ta'a, Rh Robert 0.3 - 1.2 m Heavy rain continuously overseveral days 400 people affected.
175 nos. of kampungs affected
18.01.2011 Long Loyang Tinjar, Kpg. Narom, Kpg. Baru, Kpg. Lidan, Kpg. Dagang, Kpg. Cina, Padang Kerbau and Rumah Adang Sungai Ridan in Marudi
2.0 m
Hujan lebat dan air pasang tinggi
20.01.2011
Ulu Niah, Bakong and Suai Ulu Tinjar, Teru & Tutoh -Apoh 0.6 - 1.3 m  
Long Loyang,Long Ayu, Tinjar 1.0 - 2 m  
Lower Teru and Tinjar, Kpg. Setingan Berulu, SK Long Jegan, SK Long Teran, Rumah Musin, Rumah Ela, Long Teran, Long Tisam, Long Loyang, Rumah Meligan, Rumah Jengging and Rumah Hillary  Jungang 0.3-2.1 m 7000 people were affected. 641 people were evacuated
Tubau
13- 20.01.2011 SK Bukit Balai Tubau, Sebuah, Bintulu 0.3 - 1.2 m
Kampung Pujut Tanjung Batu, Miri 0.6 - 1 m 110 people affected
Kpg. Sungai Talan, Jalan Miri Bintulu

Taman Meli, Taman Tunggu 0.2 - 1.5 m
Jalan Pujut dan Permy Jaya

Sibuti Rumah Mukin 0.1 - 0.6 m
Bahagian Kuching
26.12.2011
Lorong Sg Apong 0.2 - 0.3 m King tide plus high rainfall
Desa Wira Lorong 17 B 0.6 - 1 m
St Peter Church, Padungan 0.1 -0.3 m
Jalan Foochow IV, IT 0.2- 0.3 m
Kpg Stampin Iban 0.3 - 0.7m
Kpg. Kuala Maong 0.1 - 0.3 m 5 keluarga berpindah
Jalan Jejijak, Matang 0.3 - 0.7 m
Kpg. Rantau Panjang 0.3 - 2m 5 keluarga berpindah
Kpg Sinar Budi Lama, Batu Kawa 0.3 - 2 m
Kpg Jemukan, Sambir dan Sadong Jaya, Samarahan 1 - 2 m High rainfall 600 mm


Year 2012
5.01.2012
Stutong Resettlement Scheme Lrg 45,45A & Lorong 46 0.1 - 0.3 Extra-ordinary high rainfall 3 hrs - 250 mm
Stapok Lorong 5 0.1 - 0.3 Extra-ordinary high rainfall
MJC Sg Maong Kanan
3 hrs - 250 mm
Jalan Rock, Lorong Rock, Batu Lintang 0.6 - 1 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall. (2 Drown At Rock Road, Bt Lintang)
Taman Bong Chin
3 hrs - 250 mm
Jalan Green ( Komplex Sukan ) 0.3 - 0.6 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Jalan Kelitir, Batu Kawa 0.3 - 0.6 m 3 hrs - 250 mm
Central Park 0.1 - 0.3 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Bormil Estate 0.6 - 1 m 3 hrs - 250 mm
Jalan Kong Ping 0.3 - 0.6 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Desa Wira Lrg 17B, 5A - J 0.3 - 0.6m 3 hrs - 250 mm
Batu Kitang ( Kpg Bumok, Kpg Tematu) 0.3 -0.6 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Junction to Capital Garden 0.1 - 0.3 m 3 hrs - 250 mm
Jalan Arang (Main Road) -700m 0.3 - 0.6 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Arang Lorong 13 (SMK Arang)-500m 0.3 - 0.6 m 3 hrs - 250 mm
Jalan Batu Kawa ( Paragon Site) 0.1 - 0.3 m Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Jalan Kuang Hong/Stephen Yong 0.1 - 0.3 m 3 hrs - 250 mm


Extra-ordinary high rainfall
Flood Events: 1946-1996 | 1997-2002 | 2003-2008 | 2009-2011 | 2012-2013 |
NOTE: *
Flood heights shown were for some low lying localities in the affected areas and not for the WHOLE  region/areas/towns and did not indicated that the area affected were flood prone. Flooding could be due to a variety of causes and circumstances or combination of factors which aggravated the situation. The records are not necessarily complete.

Flood Height are based on existing road level, kampung/town ground level and house/longhouse ground level respectively