Fatality numbers from heat waves and cold waves in the U.S.from 1900-2016

Heat waves and cold waves that caused the most fatalities in the United States from 1900 to 2016*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Nov 17, 2016
Fatality numbers from heat waves and cold waves in the U.S.from 1900-2016 This statistic shows a list of heat waves and cold waves experienced in the United States from 1900 to 2016, by the number of fatalities that occurred as a result. In the deadliest event on record, around 1,260 people lost their lives as a result of a heat wave in 1980 in Missouri and Tennessee.
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Heat waves and cold waves that caused the most fatalities in the United States from 1900 to 2016*

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