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Recorded Flood Event in Sarawak (2018)

HISTORICAL FLOOD EVENTS RECORDED IN SARAWAK FROM 1946 - 2021
Events Division Affected Flood Areas Flood Height * Comments
YEAR 2018
6.1.2018@1500hrs
Miri Rh. Sulutan Tinjar, Miri
1.0-1.5m from ground level Heavy rainfall at the upstream area and low laying area.
6.1.2018@0900hrs Sibu SK Ng Balingau, Sibu
0.7m-1.2m Heavy rainfall and overflowing water from the nearby river.
7.1.2018@0100hrs   Miri Kpg. Pujut Tanjung Batu (Lrg. 6), Miri
0.2-0.4m from the floor of the house Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide and low laying area. 
Kampung Sealine Atas, Miri
Kampung Damai Jaya, Miri
Tudan Phase 2, Miri
15.1.2018@0500hrs
Bintulu SK. Kuala Muput, Bintulu
0.2-0.4m from ground level Heavy rainfall at the upstream and low laying area.
15.1.2018@0500hrs
  
Miri Rh. Rawing,Miri 1.0-1.5m from ground level Heavy rainfall at Ulu Tinjar area for a few days and overflowing river water to the low laying area.
  
SK. Sungai Bong, Miri
SK. Kuala Bok, Miri
Rh. Abok, Kpg. Mulong Ulu Teru, Miri
15.1.2018@2000hrs  Jalan ke Rh. Akai Suai, Niah, Miri
1.0-1.5m from ground level Heavy rainfall at the area for a few days and overflowing river water to low laying area. 
Rh. Derit Suai, Miri
1.0m from ground level
Jalan menuju ke Ranggong, Miri
1.0-1.5m from road level
Rumah Kawasan Sepopok, Niah, Miri
0.2m from ground level
16.1.2018@1630hrs
 Mukah  SK Nanga Lemai, Mukah
0.3m-1.8m from ground level  Heavy rainfall and overflowing water from Batang Balingian.
8.1.2018-16.1.2018 Jalan Stapang ke Nanga Tamin, Mukah
0.3 -0.9m from road level Rain occurred for a few days at the nearby area and at the upstream Btg. Oya river.

31.1.18 – 2.2.18
@ 2days
 
 Miri SK. Ulu Linei, Miri
0.5-1.5m from ground level Heavy rainfall at the area for a few days from the upstream and low laying area.
 
SK. Penghulu Baya Malang, Miri
1.0m from the floor of the house
31.1.2018@0500hrs
 Limbang Mendamit, Limbang
0.3-1.0m from ground level
Heavy rainfall from upstream river.
02.02.2018@0500hrs
 Samarahan  Kawasan Kampung Jalan Giat Mara, Kampung Baru,Pasar Sebuyau, Samarahan
0.3m-0.6m from ground level
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
02.02.2018@0530hrs
Kampung  Beradek, SK. Hj. Bujang, SJK Chung Hua dan kawasan sekitar Sebuyau, Samarahan
0.3m-0.6m from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
2.2.2018
 
 Kuching Kampung Tanjong Bako, Kuching
0.15m from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
Kampung Buntal Ulu / Lot, Kuching
0.3m from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
2.2.2018
 Samarahan Kampung Sungai Batu, Samarahan
0.15m from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide. Stagnant water from the bund and drainage system is not functionng well.
2.2.2018
    
 Kuching Kampung Gobielt, Kuching
0.15m from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide causing the water to flow to the road.
Kampung Pasir Pandak, Kuching
0.3m from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
Kampung Sungai Lumut, Kuching
0.3m from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide causing the water to flow to the road and village area.
Pasar Lundu, Kuching
0.3m-0.6m from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide  
Kpg. Stuggang Melayu Baru & Lama, Kuching
Kpg. Sileng Dayak, Kuching
 02.2.2018@1930hrs     Betong Kpg. Babu, Debak, Betong
0.4m from ground level    Continuous moderate rainfall and overflowing water from the nearby river.   
Kpg. Bangey, Debak, Betong
Kpg. Lalang, Debak, Betong
Kpg. Debak Laut, Debak, Betong
3.2.2018
 
 Kuching Pasar Lundu, Kuching
0.3m-0.6m from road level
 

Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
 
Kpg. Stuggang Melayu Baru & Lama, Kuching
Kpg. Sileng Dayak, Kuching
3.2.2018@1630hrs
 Mukah    Kampung Jemoreng, Mukah
0.3-0.9m from ground level
Continuous moderate heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
Pasar Matu, Mukah
3.2.2018@1139hrs
    
Kampung Medong (Kpg. Hulu dan Kpg. Hilir), Sibu
0.3-0.9m from ground level
    
Continuous moderate heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
    
Kampung Kekan, Mukah
Kampung Brunei, Mukah
Kampung Sg. Ud, Mukah
Kampung Tanam, Mukah
Pasar Dalat, Mukah
3.2.2018@2015hrs
Kampung Masjid, Kawasan Jalan Balingian-Kuala Balingian, SK Kampung Suyong, Balingian
0.3-0.9m from ground level
Continuous moderate heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
4.2.2018@0845hrs
    
Kampung Teh, Mukah
0.3-0.9m from ground level
    
Continuous moderate heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
    
Kampung Tabo, Mukah
Kampung Sesok Lama, Mukah
Kampung Sungai Sau, Mukah
Jalan ke Tingkan Intake (Sg. Sebakong), Mukah
04.02.2018@0800hrs
 Samarahan   Kampung Rangawan, Samarahan
0.3m from ground level
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
04.02.2018@1000hrs
Kampung Mang Lot, Samarahan
0.3m-0.6m from ground level
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
04.02.2018@1400hrs
Kampung Sadong Jaya Ulu, Samarahan
0.3m-0.6m from road level
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide

04.02.2018@0800hrs
 
 Serian Kampung Segali, Serian

0.3m from road level
 
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide 
Kampung Seruyuk, Serian
04.02.2018@1000hrs
 Samarahan  Kampung Tg. Bundong Lot, Samarahan
0.3m-0.6m from ground level
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
04.02.2018@0800hrs
Kampung ulu Semera, Samarahan
0.3m from road level
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
04.02.2018@2200hrs
      
 Serian Kampung Slabi Entukuh, Serian
0.5-1.5m from the ground floor of the house
      
Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
      
Kampung Hilir, Serian
Kpg. Betong Kanowit, Serian
Kpg. Lintang Baru Panchor, Serian
Kpg. Soh, Serian
Kampung Siniawan, Serian
Kampung Rimba Padi, Serian
04.02.2018@0700hrs
 Kapit Kawasan Selirik, Kapit
0.2-0.7m
King Tide
4.2.2018@ 0400 hrs
     
 Bintulu Sg. Sebatang, Bintulu
0.1-0.4m from road level
     

Heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
 
Bintulu Port, Bintulu
Jalan Sibiew, Bintulu
Heavy rainfall and drainage system is not functioning well.
   
Nyabau Heights, Bintulu
Batu 5, Bintulu
Jalan Kidurong (Depan ABF), Bintulu
Kampung Pisang, Bintulu
6.2.2018 @ 1830hrs
 Sri Aman
Kawasan Rumah Buma, Entalun Skrang, Sri Aman
0.1-0.4m from road level
Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide
6.2.2018@0800hrs
 Sibu   SK. Sungai Buloh, Sibu
1.1m from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide
SK. Sg Sepiring, Sibu
1.1m from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide
SK Kuala Lemai, Sibu
0.9m-1.2m Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide
Jalan Sungai Arip, Sibu
1.1m from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide from nearby river.
Rh Adan Sungai Arip, Sibu
Rh. Mohmat, Sibu
0.6-1.0m  from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide 
Rh. Rissen, Sibu
Rh. Mambang, Sibu
Rh Apiang, Sibu
Rh Ungang, Sibu
6.2.2018 @ 0525hrs   SK Nanga Kua, Sibu
4.0m dari  from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide  
SK Nanga Selangau, Sibu
Rh Helen Dauh, Sibu
6.2.2018
SK Sg. Anak, Sibu
2.1m from ground level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
6.2.2018 @ 1700hrs 
     
 Bintulu Kampung Dagang, Bintulu
0.2-0.4m from ground level    Heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
Rumah Minggat, Bintulu
Setingan Seberang Tatau, Bintulu
Kampung Baru, Bintulu
SK. Kuala Tatau, Bintulu
Kampung Kuala Tatau, Bintulu
Klinik Kesihatan Nanga Tau, Bintulu
0.2-0.6m from ground level
 
Klinik Kesihatan Sangan, Bintulu
6.2.2018 @ 1830hrs
 Bintulu  Rh. Ajah, Bintulu
0.2-1.0m from ground level Heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
6.2.2018 @ 0700hrs
SK. Kuala Sigu, Bintulu
0.2 – 0.4 from ground level Heavy rainfall at the upstream and low laying area.
6.2.2018 @ 1700hrs
            
Bintulu
Rh. Tuai Giri, Bintulu
0.2 – 0.6 from ground level     

Heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
            
Rh. Wong Pasang, Bintulu
Kampung Muslim, Bintulu
Segan, Bintulu
Rh. Nyaing, Bintulu
Rh. Dato, Bintulu
Rh. Selanjat, Bintulu
Rh. Andi, Bintulu
Rh. Alam, Bintulu
Sk. Ulu Segan, Bintulu
Kpg. Bayai, Bintulu
Rh. Gerintin, Bintulu
Rh. Minggu, Bintulu
Rh. Minit, Bintulu
Rh. Fabian Jambu, Sg. Setiam, Bintulu
SK. Sg. Setiam, Bintulu
Rh. Ningkan, Sg. Setiam, Bintulu
Rh. Embau, Sg. Sebemban, Bintulu
6.2.2018 @ 1100hrs  Miri Long Sobeng, Miri
1 – 1.5 from ground level Heavy rainfall at Ulu Tijar and low laying area.
Long Aton, Miri
Long Loyang, Miri
Rh. Kajan Long Teru, Miri
Jalan Long Pillah, Miri
 6.2.2018 @ 1800hrs
 Miri SK. Batu Bungan Mulu, Miri
0.2 – 1.5 from ground level Heavy rainfall at the area for a few days from the upstream and low laying area.
Pejabat Daerah Kecil Mulu, Miri
0.2 – 0.8 from ground level
Long Atip, Miri
0.2 – 0.3 from ground level
SK. Ulu Linei, Kpg. Ulu Linei, Miri
0.2 – 0.4 from ground level
Rh. Panjang Stapang A, B, C, D, E Marudi, Miri
Rh. Dabai, Miri
Long Panai, Miri
6.2.2018 @ 0500hrs
 
 Limbang  SK. R.C Kubong, Limbang
0.5 – 0.8 from ground level
Heavy rainfall and king tide
 
Jalan Utama ke SK. R.C Kubong, Limbang
0.2 – 0.6 from road level
SK. Ulu Lubai, Limbang
0.4 – 0.6m
Kpg. Paya Megaliong, Limbang
0.2 – 0.6m
Kampung Bidang, Limbang
Hujung Jalan Medamit, Limbang
Rh. Remang, Kpg. Merajang, Limbang
0.5 - 0.8m
Kpg. Kuala Medalam, Limbang
0.2 – 0.64m
6.2.2018 @ 1000hrs
 
 Limbang SMK Sundar, Lawas
0.2 – 0.4m
Heavy rainfall and king tide
 
Pekan Sundar, Lawas
0.2 – 0.6m
7.2.2018 @ 1430hrs
 
 Sri Aman
Pengkalan Pantu, Sri Aman
0.1 – 0.2 from road level
Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide
 
Jalan Semawa, Pantu, Sri Aman
0.1 – 0.2 from road level
7.2.2018 @ 0800hrs
 Kapit  SK. Ng. Beguang Song, Kapit
0.3 – 0.6 from ground level
Moderate heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide and low laying area.
8.2.2018 @ 1730hrs
 
Uma Sambob, Kapit
0.5 – 1.5 from ground level
 
Heavy rainfall at the upstream and low laying area.
 
SK. Uma Sambob, Kapit
9.2.2018 @ 0900hrs
      
 Limbang SK. Menuang, Limbang
0.4 – 1.0m
Heavy rainfall from upstream river from 4 hingga 6.2.2018.
 
Kpg. Paya Megaliong, Limbang
0.2 – 1.0m
Hujung Jalan Medamit, Limbang
0.2 – 1.0m
Kawasan Batu Danau, Limbang
0.5 – 1.5m
Kpg. Kuala Medalam, LImbang
0.2 – 1.0m
Kpg. Bukit Luba, Limbang
0.2 – 0.5m
Simpang Kampung Medait, Limbang
0.2 – 0.5m
20.2.2018 @ 2000hrs
 Sri Aman
Jalan Bayu, Taman tiara, Sri Aman
0.2 – 0.3 from road level
Continuous heavy rainfall and King Tide
20.2.2018
 Kuching Kampung Buntal Lot, Kuching
0.3m from road level
Flash flood caused by heavy rainfall
25.2.2018 @ 1300hrs
 Limbang Kpg. Tebabang, Limbang
0.4 – 1.0m
Heavy rainfall and low laying area
1.3.2018
   
 Kuching Kpg. Bako Lot, Kuching
0.1 – 0.15m
Flash flood caused by heavy rainfall
   
Kpg. Bako (Taman Hijrah), Kuching
0.1 – 0.20m
Kpg. Bako (Taman Mesra), Kuching
0.1 – 0.30m
Kpg. Sungai Bako, Kuching
0.15 – 0.25m
13.3.2018
 Kuching Jalan Ban Hock, Kuching
0.1 – 0.3 from road level
Continuous heavy rainfall and the output drain is not functioning well
Tabuan Dayak, Kuching
0.1 – 0.0.3m Flash flood from heavy rainfall causing the drainage system cannot hold huge amount of water
Hospital Umum Sarawak, Kuching
0.3 – 0.5 from road level
Batu Lintang, Kuching
Jalan P Ramlee, Kuching
0.1 – 0.3 from road level Flash flood from heavy rainfall & main output is not functioning well.
Jalan Kampung Simpang 3 (SJK Chung Hua No. 5), Kuching
Flash flood caused by heavy rainfall
Jalan Durian Burung, Kuching
0.1 – 0.4 from road level Flash flood caused by heavy rainfall
03.02.2018@0700hrs  Kuching Pasar Lundu, Kpd Stunggang Melayu Baru/ Lama dan Kpg Sileng Dayak, Kuching
0.3 – 0.6 from road level Continuous heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide
15 – 16.4.2018
@ 2 days
 Sri Aman
Rh. Grain, San Munggur, Sri Aman
0.3 – 0.9 from village road level Heavy rainfall and overflowing water from nearby river
21.4.2018 @ 0800hrs  Miri Kpg. Long Lellang, Miri
0.2 – 0.3 from ground level Heavy rainfall at the area for a few days from the upstream and low laying area.
23.4.2018 @ 0800hrs Miri
Kampung Benawa, Miri
0.2m-0.3m from ground level Heavy rainfall  from the upstream sungai Btg. Baram to low laying area.
Sekolah Benawa, Miri
23.4.2018 @ 0900hrs  Miri  Kampung Long Panai, Miri
0.2m-0.3m from ground level Heavy rainfall  from the upstream sungai Btg. Baram to low laying area.
25.4.2018 @ 0600hrs Kampung Long Ikang,Miri 0.2m-0.3m from ground level Heavy rainfall  from the upstream sungai Btg. Baram to low laying area.
Sekolah Long Ikang, Miri
03.05.2018@2100hrs  Kuching Jalan Mendu (SJK Chung Hua No.5), Kuching
0.2m-0.5m from surface level Heavy rainfall
 27.5.2018@0800hrs 
 Sibu Jln. Utama Sg. Assan, Sibu
0.2m above road level Continuous rainfall at the upstream coincide with King Tide.   
Kpg. Kedada, Rh. Gerinsam, Sibu
0.9m from ground level
 
Rh. Sipuok @ Emban, Sibu
Kawasan Persisiran Sg. Assan, Sibu
0.2m above road level
28.5.2018@1030hrs
 Betong Kpg. Baru Hilir, Betong
0.6m from ground level
Heavy rainfall and improper drainage system.
29.5.2018@1000hrs
   
 Sibu Jln. Utama Sg. Assan, Sibu
0.3m above road level
 Continuous rainfall at the upstream coincide with King Tide.
   
Kpg. Kedada, Rh. Gerinsam, Sibu
0.9m from ground level
 
Rh. Sipuok @ Emban, Sibu
Kawasan Persisiran Sg. Assan, Sibu
0.5m from ground level
29.5.2018@1730hrs
 Sibu Jalan Lanang, Sibu
0.2m above road level
King Tide and low laying area.
Bulatan Bukit Aman, Sibu
29.5.2018@1800hrs    Bintulu Klinik Kesihatan Tubau, Bintulu
0.5 – 1.5m from ground level   Heavy rainfall for a few days at the upstream area coincide with King Tide.  
Tubau Bazaar, Bintulu
SK. Bukit Balai, Bintulu
Jalan Raya Tubau, Bintulu
Rh. Wan Usin, Bintulu
Jelalong, Bintulu
Rh. Ding Sandai, Bintulu
30.5.2018@1100hrs
 Bintulu    SK. Hermanus Assan, Bintulu
0.3m from ground level
Heavy rainfall for a few days coincide with King Tide.
30.5.2018@1230hrs SK. Kuala Kebulu, Bintulu
1.2m from ground level Heavy rainfall for a few days at the upstream area coincide with King Tide.
30.5.2018@0510hrs Sk. Ulu Segan, Bintulu
0.5 – 1.0m from ground level Heavy rainfall for a few days at the upstream area coincide with King Tide.
30.5.2018@1200hrs SK. Kuala Binyo, Bintulu
0.3m from ground level Heavy rainfall for a few days coincide with King Tide.
SK. Bukit Mawang, Bintulu
0.9m from ground level
30.5.2018@1058hrs  Mukah Rh. Harison, Mukah
0.5m from ground level Moderate rainfall and King Tide.
Jalan Utama ke Taborang dan Nanga Tamin, Mukah
0.2 – 0.3m above road level
30.5.2018
 Kuching Kpg. Tringgus, Kuching
0.3 – 0.5m above road level
Flash flood caused by heavy rainfall
31.5.2018@1058hrs  Mukah Rh Harrison Selangau, Jalan Utama Tabarong dan Nanga Tamin, Mukah
0.2 – 0.5m from ground level Heavy rainfall with King Tide.
27.6.2018 @ 2hrs  Limbang Kpg. Tabahan, Limbang
0.3 – 0.6m from ground level Heavy rainfall
31.07.2018@0300hrs  Sri Aman
Kawasan Jln Bayu, Taman Tiara Sri Aman 0.2 – 0.3m Caused by heavy rainfall
13.10.2018@2345hrs  Sibu Rh Awin Sg Mapai, Kanowit, Sibu
1.2 – 1.5m from ground level Heavy rainfall with King Tide.
13.10.2018@1740hrs  Sri Aman
 
Rh Brayan, Rh Dery, Rh Saran, Kpg Panggil Baru, Sri Aman 0.2 – 0.5m Caused by heavy rainfall and overflowing drain water from the road construction area.
13.10.2018@1700hrs Kawasan Nanga Kesit, Lubok Antu, Sri Aman
0.2 – 0.6m Hujan Lebat dan limpahan air sungai dari btg Lemanak
15.10.2018@1300hrs
 Bintulu  SK Genaan Binyo, Sebauh, Bintulu
0.3 – 0.6m from ground level
Causes by continuous heavy rainfall.
07.11.2018@0700hrs SK Kuala Sigu, Bintulu
0.3 – 0.5m from ground level Causes by heavy rainfall.
08.11.2018  Sri Aman
 
Kawasan Perumahan Jalan Berjaya, Sri Aman 0.1m-0.2m Caused by heavy rainfall
12.11.2018@1825hrs Kawasan Taman Tiara, Sri Aman
0.1m-0.2m Caused by heavy rainfall
17.11.2018@2135hrs  Sibu Kg Teku, Bahagian Lorong Bahagia 5,6,9, 9A, 9B, Sibu
0.2-0.6m Heavy rainfall.
12.12.2018@0730hrs  Serian Kawasan Jln. Kampung Ubah- Kpg. Isu, Serian
0.2m-0.4m from village road level Caused by heavy rainfall
22.11.2018  @1700hrs -1900hrs
 Kuching Kawasan Hospital, Jln Tun Abg Hj Openg, Jalan P Ramlee,Kawasan Padang Merdeka, Lintan Park Utara,Lorong Lintang Park Selatan 1, Jln Ellis, Jalan Padungan, Kawasan letak tempat kereta Timberland Medical Centre dan Tabuan Dayak  0.1m-0.5m Scupper drain and inlet sump block due to the heavy rainfall and drainage capacity along the secondary road cannot hold surface runoff
5.12.2018@0730hrs  Mukah Kampung Jemoreng, Pekan Matu, Mukah
0.1m-0.2m Continuous moderate heavy rainfall coincide with King Tide.
08.12.2018@0700hrs  Bintulu Kawasan Tatau, Bintulu
0.3-0.5m from ground level Causes by heavy rainfall at the upstream of Sungai Tatau.
09.12.2018@0700hrs  Sibu SK Nanga Beguang Daerah Song, Sibu
0.3m Heavy rainfall from the upstream area coincide with King Tide causing the water from Batang Rajang to flows the school area.
09.12.2018@0830hrs
 Kapit Sk Nanga Sempili, Bahagian Kapit
0.5m
Heavy rainfall from the upstream area coincide with King Tide causing the water from Batang Balleh to flows the school area.
14.12.2018@1040hrs  Sibu  Lrg Bahagia 9, 9A dan Lorong Bahagia 5A ( No.80 Lrg 5A,Bahagia Jaya Teku), Sibu
0.5m Heavy rainfall causes the overflowing water to the low laying area.
14.12.2018@0800hrs Jalan Hua Kiew, Jln Belian, Jalan Tiong Hua dan Jalan Tong Sang Lorong 4, Bahagian Sibu 0.3-0.6m Rain, flash flood affected areas and flood prone areas situated at low laying area.
19.12.2018@1030hrs  Mukah  Tabalong Nanga Tamin, Mukah
0.3m from road level Rain, flash flood affected areas and flood prone areas situated at low laying area.
23.12.2018@1333hrs Jln Bukut Kuala Lemai Selangau, Mukah
0.2m from road level Heavy rainfall and King Tide.
28.12.2018@0730hrs  Sri Aman
 
Kawasan Taman Tiara, Sri Aman
0.2m from road level Caused by the heavy rainfall and improper drainage system.
29.12.2018   @1600hrs - 1800hrs Sri Aman town 0.2m from road level Caused by the heavy rainfall and improper drainage system.
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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

 

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