Indonesia, Flooding in Kapuas Hulu Regency, West Kalimantan (19 Aug 2021)

Kalimantan Barat, Indonesia
Event Date : Thu, 19 Aug 2021
AHADID : AHA-FL-2021-000619-IDN | GLIDE Number :

Impact Update Date : Thu, 19 Aug 2021 07:00:00


Kapuas Hulu


Floods in Kab. Kapuas Hulu, Prov. West Kalimantan

Early warning:

  • Effective August 19, 2021 at 07.00 WIB until August 20, 2021 at 07.00, which has the potential for Heavy Rain Impact for Flood/ Flash Impacts to occur in West Kalimantan with Alert Status (


  • BPBD Prov. West Kalimantan forwarded the early warning information on the potential for rain to the Regency/City BPBD to be forwarded to related parties in the Regency/City and the Community to be alert to the threat of hydrometeorological disasters.

Chronology :

  • Rain with high intensity for 3 days and the overflow of the Kapuas river resulted in flooding that occurred on Thursday, August 19, 2021 Pkl. 07.00 WIB.

Location :

  • Kec. Bunut Hulu
    • Ds. Temuyuk
    • Ds. Suruk
    • Ds. Beringin
    • Ds. Bakong Permai
    • Ds. Pantas Bersatu
    • Ds. Nanga Semangut
    • Ds. Semangut Utara
  • Kec. Boyan Tanjung
    • Ds. Nanga Boyan
    • Ds. Nanga Danau
  • Kec. Mentebah
    • Ds. Nanga Mentebah
    • Ds. Tanjung Intan

Fatalities :

  • 258 families / 1243 people affected with the following details;
    • Kec. Bunut Hulu : 63 families / 187 people affected
    • Kec. Boyan Tanjung : 140 families / 489 people affected
    • Kec. Mentebah : 155 families / 567 people affected

Material Losses:

  • 48 Houses submerged
  • 247 Housing Units affected
  • 9 Public Facilities
  • Flood depth 100-250 CM

Effort :

  • BPBD Kab. Kapuas Hulu collects data, and coordinates with related parties

Latest Condition:

  • The flood has receded

Urgent needs:

  • Food supply, Drinking water and clean water

Source :

  • BPBD Kab. Kapuas Hulu

Informed By:
Complaint Number / Call Center : 117 (Toll Free)
Instagram : pusdalops_bnpb
Twitter : @Bnpbpusdalops


Dead: null
Missing: null
Injured: null
Affected Persons: 1243
Affected Family: 258
Internally Displaced People: null
Refugees: null
Evacuation Centre (in country): null
Evacuation Centre (out of country): null


Affected Houses: 295
Damage Partial: null
Totally Damage: null


Bridges: null
Number of Roads: null
Road Distance (Km): null

Public Facilities

Schools: null
Health: null
Governmnent Offices: 9
Settlements: null
Worship Places: null
Other: null

Damage General



Local Currency: US dollar (US $)
Cost of Damages: null
Cost of Damages (USD): null
Cost of Assistance: null
Cost of Assistance (USD): null


Rice Field (Ha): null
Other Crops (Ha): null
Fishpond (Ha): null
Livestock: null