This day in History - 20 February


2412 days ago

2010 Madeira floods and mudslides

| Duration | 20 February 2010 |
| Fatalities | at least 42 deaths and 100 injured |
| Damages | unknown |
| Areas affected | Madeira, Portugal |
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| The 2010 Madeira floods + mudslides were the result of an extreme weather event that affected Madeira Island in Portugal's autonomous Madeira archipelago on 20 February 2010. |
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At least 42 people died and at least 100 were injured. However, with at least eight people still missing, the final death toll is still uncertain.

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Flooding in Funchal

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Waves during the flooding

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Mud washing out to sea following the flooding

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