2015 Natural Catastrophe Year in Review

06 March 2016

This interactive document provides a non-exhaustive, but complete, recap of the natural catastrophe events and trends throughout 2015.

Some of the highlights include:

  • The record-setting 2015 El Nino and its impacts on global severe weather conditions,
  • A review of the Atlantic hurricane season,
  • A summary of the major winter snow storms that impacted the north eastern U.S.,
  • An overview of the record-setting wildfire conditions in the western U.S.,
  • A brief on global 2015 earthquake events,
  • And a synopsis of the major United Kingdom floods and windstorms

Interactive Version here

Pdf version here

contact Isabella Gaster
Head of Communications & Marketing, JLT Re