What are Natural Disasters? Types of natural Disasters List

Natural Disasters

What are Natural Disasters?

Natural disaster is defined as a natural phenomenon that goes against its regular value and causes destruction, damages of human, animals, and other property is known as disaster. Some well-known Disasters are Floods, hurricane, and earthquake. These Natural Disasters disturbs the regular life of human beings, plants, animals and aquatic animals. And it causes a loss of lives.
Drought
Flood
Hurricane
Tsunami
Tornado
Volcanic eruption
Wildfire
Storm
Landslide
Fog
Drizzle
Rain
Lightning
Blizzard
Hailstorm
Ice Storm
Thunderstorm
Earthquake

Types of Natural Disasters

There are different types of natural disasters. All the Natural disasters are listed here with pictures. These natural disasters are very destructive and cause a huge damage and loss. Even they can shook the largest economies of the world. It is very hard to face and control these natural disasters. Here some of the most common and approximately all the disasters are listed. They are categorized into different types.

Geological Disasters

What are Geological Disaster? The disasters that occur in earth and causes damage to life and property are known as geological disasters. Here all the examples of geological disasters are listed.

  • Volcanic Eruptions
  • Sinkholes
  • Earth quakes
  • Avalanches
  • Landslides

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Metrological Disasters

What are Metrological Disasters? The disasters which occurs due to extreme weather conditions such as extreme cold, extreme heat, snow, drought and rain or wind are known as the metrological disasters. All the examples of metrological disasters are listed here.

  • Tornadoes
  • Thunderstorms
  • Tropical Cyclone
  • Blizzards
  • Droughts
  • Heat waves
  • Cold waves
  • Ice storms
  • Hail storms

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Hydrological Disasters

What are Hydrological Disaster? As the name indicates that it must be related to water. The disturbance of earth water, destructive change in the distribution of water over and below the surface of earth is known as hydrological disasters. These disasters are very destructive and causes huge damage to mankind, aquatic animals and property. It is very difficult to tackle such kind of disasters. All the examples of hydrological disasters are listed here.

  • Tsunami
  • Floods
  • Limnic Eruptions

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Wildfires

Space Disasters

Impact Events and Airbursts

Solar Flare

Natural Disaster Names List

Avalanches

Blizzards

Cold waves

Drizzle

Droughts

Earthquake

Floods

Fog

Hailstorm

Heat waves

Hurricane

Ice storms

Impact Events and Airbursts

Landslides

Lightning

Limnic Eruptions

Rain

Sinkholes

Solar Flare

Space Disasters

Storm

Thunderstorm

Tornado

Tornadoes

Tropical Cyclone

Tsunami

Volcanic eruption

Wildfire

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