Event CategoryDisaster
Event GroupNatural
Event SubgroupMeteorological - Hydrological
Event TypeFlood
PlaceToronto ON
Event Start DateJuly 8, 2013
Event End DateJuly 8, 2013
CommentsToronto ON, July 8, 2013. A thunderstorm that produced 126 mm in precipitation caused flash-flooding in the Greater Toronto area. The flooding closed multiple transportation corridors, caused wide-spread property damage, and disrupted power to approximately 300,000 residents. The Insurance Bureau of Canada estimated that the flooding caused $940 million in insured property damage.
Injured / Infected0
Estimated Total Cost$940,000,000
Federal DFAA PaymentsUnknown
Provincial DFAA PaymentsUnknown
Provincial Department PaymentsUnknown
Municipal CostsUnknown
OGD CostsUnknown
Insurance Payments$940,000,000
NGO PaymentsUnknown
Utility - People Affected300000