Since 1960, Venice has suffered 19 high-tide events above 140cm

194cm

4 November 1966

More than 75% of businesses, shops and studios damaged or destroyed

187cm

12 November 2019

More than 85% of the city flooded. 160cm expected on the 13th

200cm

above

sea level

Two events

in 1979

Two events

in 2009, 2012

and 2018

150

100

50

0

1960

1970

1980

1990

2000

2010

2019

194cm

4 November 1966

More than three-quarters of

businesses, shops and studios

seriously damaged or destroyed

187cm

12 November 2019

More than 85% of the

city flooded. 160cm

expected on the 13th

200cm

above sea level

Two events

in 1979

Two events

in 2009, 2012

and 2018

150

100

50

0

1960

1970

1980

1990

2000

2010

2019