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31 Weather Disasters quizzes and 355 Weather Disasters trivia questions.
1.
  Twister Disasters - 10 questions - 3 mins
No, it's not the disasters that can happen in the game of Twister. It's a timeline of some of the worst tornados that hit USA between 1840 and 2011. Come learn a little more from this quiz that I adopted as you put them in ascending year order.
Tough, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Jan 23 23
Tough
stephgm67 gold member
Jan 23 23
18 plays
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  It's an Ill Wind popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Wind can be our friend but too much wind could be our downfall. Here is a quiz on ten of the most infamous wind-related storms in history.
Average, 10 Qns, Joepetz, May 12 18
Average
Joepetz gold member
May 12 18
1471 plays
3.
  Woosh! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Gushing waters have caused large-scale destruction in the form of either floods or tsunamis. This quiz takes a look at some of these flash points.
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Sep 16 13
Average
zorba_scank gold member
2138 plays
4.
  Disaster great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
There have been plenty of disastrous cyclones in Australia's history. All these cyclones share their name with someone famous. Can you make the right match, or will this quiz end in disaster?
Easier, 10 Qns, lones78, Oct 09 17
Easier
lones78 gold member
Oct 09 17
585 plays
5.
  The Johnstown Flood popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
What happens when over 60 rich men found their own exclusive club during the late 1800s? For Johnstown, Pennsylvania, it meant the death of over 2,200 people, the largest loss of American civilian lives on a single day until 9/11/2001.
Average, 15 Qns, illiniman14, Oct 10 09
Average
illiniman14 gold member
1371 plays
6.
  Storms of the Century - 10 questions - 5 mins
Some storms are remembered for generations and set the standard against which other storms are judged. Let's see how many of these "super storms" you can recognize.
Average, 10 Qns, chicochi3, Jun 18 16
Average
chicochi3
Jun 18 16
3292 plays
7.
  It Was a Dark and Stormy Night popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
... and that ominous line will lead to ten historical hurricanes for you to recognize.
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Nov 08 12
Average
reedy gold member
617 plays
8.
  You've Got Hail! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
You think you've got hail? Check out these times when they really and truly had hail!
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Sep 08 09
Average
looney_tunes editor
460 plays
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  Hell and High Water--the Flood of '97 great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 7 mins
In April 1997, along the Minnesota-North Dakota state line, a flood of record proportions occurred. This quiz is about that natural disaster. The title is from a book about the flood from which much of this information comes.
Average, 20 Qns, austinnene, Feb 10 08
Average
austinnene gold member
415 plays
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  The 1974 Super Tornado Outbreak best quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
Experts say it could only happen once every 500 years, but on April 3-4, 1974, everything came together to create one of the worst tornado outbreaks in U.S, history. Here's a look at what happened and what was learned.
Tough, 15 Qns, Oddball, Jun 06 07
Tough
Oddball
847 plays
trivia question Quick Question
The place: Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. What happened at Tenerife-Norte Los Rodeos Airport on 27th March 1977?

From Quiz "Twelve Months a Year"




11.
  Tsunami: A Wave of Destruction great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A tsunami is a large destructive wave usually caused by seismic activity, that can be among the most catastrophic of all natural disasters. How much do you know about this liquid disaster?
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Oct 20 19
Average
dcpddc478
Oct 20 19
795 plays
12.
  "I" is for Inundation - 10 questions - 4 mins
There have been many hurricanes with "I" names that did enough damage for the name to be retired. Here are 10 of them -- match the names to the years and where they caused the most damage.
Average, 10 Qns, Jordanar18, Feb 02 19
Average
Jordanar18
Feb 02 19
166 plays
13.
  Any Way the Wind Blows - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about some of the more destructive elements of weather, with a couple of not-so-scientific questions thrown in for a bit of light entertainment.
Easier, 10 Qns, caffiend42, Jan 20 10
Easier
caffiend42
840 plays
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  Twelve Months a Year - 15 questions - 4 mins
Hundreds of disasters, both natural and man-made, have occurred over the centuries. In this quiz, they'll be one or two disasters for each month in the year.
Average, 15 Qns, ElusiveDream, May 28 14
Average
ElusiveDream
686 plays
15.
  The World Cried - The Tsunami of 2004 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The world was horrified to hear the news, and the horror intensified with each news bulletin. The tsunami of 2004 brought grief but also showed that the human race can work together. Ten questions about the disaster that made the world cry.
Average, 10 Qns, carolinebee999, Apr 02 10
Average
carolinebee999
2033 plays
16.
  Hurricane Katrina - 10 questions - 5 mins
Hurricane Katrina was the costliest and deadliest natural disaster in American history.
Tough, 10 Qns, Lilady, Apr 13 15
Tough
Lilady
782 plays
17.
  The Eye of the Storm - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about ten landfalling Atlantic hurricanes that occurred between 1950 and 2005.
Tough, 10 Qns, Coonielady, Nov 16 13
Tough
Coonielady
273 plays
18.
  Where the Sun Don't Shine popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz on some of the strangest or most destructive blizzards in recorded history. Some of these may surprise you. And you can be sure that when there is a blizzard going on there is no sunshine.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Apr 04 12
Average
dcpddc478
388 plays
19.
  Billion Dollar Weather Disasters - 10 questions - 4 mins
Mother Nature has a destructive side! These awful events cost over a billion dollars in damage? What do you know about them?
Average, 10 Qns, abigail888, Oct 01 14
Average
abigail888
2488 plays
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  A Dark Black Day for the US Gulf Coast - 15 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about Hurricane Katrina, one of strongest, costliest and most damaging storms to strike the United States. What to you really know about this storm? Take this quiz and find out some interesting facts and information.
Tough, 15 Qns, gshorey, Nov 21 17
Tough
gshorey
Nov 21 17
225 plays
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  Unforgettable U.S. Storms popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Storms happen everyday and many leave memories in the minds of those who lived through them. Through destruction and survival some storms are never forgotten. This is quiz based on the severity and location of some of the well known storms in America.
Average, 10 Qns, jbooker8, Feb 04 11
Average
jbooker8 gold member
492 plays
22.
  Notable Hurricanes - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz assesses your knowledge of some of the most notable hurricanes that have affected the United States between 1980 and 2018.
Difficult, 10 Qns, ikon21, Sep 19 18
Difficult
ikon21
Sep 19 18
172 plays
23.
  2005 Hurricane Season (USA) - 15 questions - 5 mins
The 2005 hurricane season was unquestionably the most active in recorded history at the time. How much do you remember about these storms?
Tough, 15 Qns, MarK_R, Mar 27 07
Tough
MarK_R
508 plays
24.
  Hurricane History #1 - 10 questions - 5 mins
In this short quiz, you will test your knowledge of infamous Atlantic hurricanes and tropical cyclones.
Tough, 10 Qns, kuujjuarapik, Sep 25 07
Tough
kuujjuarapik
418 plays
25.
  Atlantic Hurricanes - 10 questions - 5 mins
The most deadly and destructive hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin from 1900-Present.
Tough, 10 Qns, ssmiley92, Feb 19 07
Tough
ssmiley92
499 plays
26.
  Flood! - 20 questions - 6 mins
Here are some questions about some notable floods throughout US history. Have fun with this one.
Tough, 20 Qns, gekededa, Apr 12 15
Tough
gekededa
538 plays
27.
  Hurricane History #2 - 10 questions - 6 mins
As requested, the following is another dose of Atlantic Hurricane history. Enjoy!
Difficult, 10 Qns, kuujjuarapik, Nov 13 07
Difficult
kuujjuarapik
481 plays
28.
  Storm of the Century - 10 questions - 5 mins
In October 1987 I was on holiday on a small Greek island when rumours about a hurricane back home in England started to circulate. The rumours turned out to be mostly true and this quiz is about what happened.
Tough, 10 Qns, zippolover, Aug 19 13
Tough
zippolover
294 plays
29.
  Gone With The Wind (A Hurricane Quiz) - 10 questions - 4 mins
I give you the name, or the year of a particular hurricane, you give me the area affected by it... or vice-versa. Good luck.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Ikabud, Nov 15 13
Difficult
Ikabud
1815 plays
30.
  American Hurricanes - 10 questions - 5 mins
Hurricanes in and around the North Atlantic, Carribean and Gulf of Mexico.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, Category5, Apr 05 07
Very Difficult
Category5
513 plays
31.
  Hurricane Ike - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about one of the most destructive hurricanes of the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season. It involves details about the cities affected, and also its strength and path.
Tough, 10 Qns, longhorngirl, Oct 04 08
Tough
longhorngirl
463 plays
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