Number of deaths due to weather conditions and storms in the U.S. in 2017

Extreme weather in the U.S. - number of fatalities in 2017, by weather type The statistic shows the number of deaths due to weather conditions in the United States in 2017. In 2017, there were total 16 fatalities reported due to lighting in the United States.
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Number of fatalities
Extreme heat107
Flash flood103
Rip current70
Tropical storm/hurricane43
Tornado35
Thunderstorm wind30
Extreme cold26
High Wind20
Fire Weather20
Lightning strike16
River flood13
Winter storm10
Avalanche3
Coastal storm3
Waterspout3
Miscellaneous3
Rain2
Ice1
Number of fatalities
Extreme heat107
Flash flood103
Rip current70
Tropical storm/hurricane43
Tornado35
Thunderstorm wind30
Extreme cold26
High Wind20
Fire Weather20
Lightning strike16
River flood13
Winter storm10
Avalanche3
Coastal storm3
Waterspout3
Miscellaneous3
Rain2
Ice1
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The statistic shows the number of deaths due to weather conditions in the United States in 2017. In 2017, there were total 16 fatalities reported due to lighting in the United States.
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Release date
April 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2017
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