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Beaver Dam, AZ Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes

 
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The chance of earthquake damage in Beaver Dam is higher than Arizona average and is lower than the national average. The risk of tornado damage in Beaver Dam is lower than Arizona average and is much lower than the national average.

Topics:Earthquake IndexVolcano IndexTornado IndexOther Weather Extremes EventsVolcanos NearbyHistorical Earthquake EventsHistorical Tornado Events

Earthquake Index, #49

Beaver Dam, AZ
0.37
Arizona
0.13
U.S.
1.81

The earthquake index value is calculated based on historical earthquake events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the earthquake level in a region. A higher earthquake index value means a higher chance of an earthquake.

Volcano Index, #11

Beaver Dam, AZ
0.0158
Arizona
0.0015
U.S.
0.0023

The volcano index value is calculated based on the currently known volcanoes using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the possibility of a region being affected by a possible volcano eruption. A higher volcano index value means a higher chance of being affected.

Tornado Index, #436

Beaver Dam, AZ
1.39
Arizona
22.18
U.S.
136.45

The tornado index value is calculated based on historical tornado events data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the tornado level in a region. A higher tornado index value means a higher chance of tornado events.

Other Weather Extremes Events

A total of 344 other weather extremes events within 50 miles of Beaver Dam, AZ were recorded from 1950 to 2010. The following is a break down of these events:

TypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCountTypeCount
Avalanche:2Blizzard:1Cold:2Dense Fog:0Drought:2
Dust Storm:0Flood:96Hail:20Heat:0Heavy Snow:92
High Surf:0Hurricane:0Ice Storm:0Landslide:1Strong Wind:12
Thunderstorm Winds:70Tropical Storm:0Wildfire:0Winter Storm:30Winter Weather:0
Other:16 

Volcanos Nearby

A total of 5 volcanoes are found in or near Beaver Dam, AZ.

Distance (miles)NameRegionLatitudeLongitudeElevation (foot)TypeStatusLast Eruption
29.7Santa ClaraUS-Utah, United States37.257-113.6251465Volcanic fieldHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
53.7KolobUS-Utah, United States37.33-113.122727Volcanic fieldHoloceneUnknown
57.7Uinkaret FieldUS-Arizona, United States36.38-113.131555Volcanic fieldHoloceneUndated, but probable Holocene eruption
83.8Markagunt PlateauUS-Utah, United States37.58-112.672840Volcanic fieldDendrochronologyLast known eruption A.D. 1-1499
89.1Bald KnollUS-Utah, United States37.328-112.4082135Cinder coneHoloceneUnknown

Historical Earthquake Events

A total of 9 historical earthquake events that had recorded magnitudes of 3.5 or above found in or near Beaver Dam, AZ.

Distance (miles)DateMagnitudeDepth (km)LatitudeLongitude
36.91966-08-165.6N/A37.4-114.2
36.91966-09-225.3N/A37.4-114.2
28.51966-08-175.2N/A37.3-114.1
28.51966-08-185.1N/A37.3-114.1
28.51966-09-225N/A37.3-114.1
36.91966-08-184.6N/A37.4-114.2
30.71966-08-184.4N/A37.3-114.2
30.71966-08-184.4N/A37.3-114.2
35.01943-11-063.51637.35-114.25

Historical Tornado Events

No historical tornado events that had recorded magnitudes of 2 or above found in or near Beaver Dam, AZ.

No historical earthquake events found in or near Beaver Dam, AZ.


* The information on this page is based on the global volcano database, the U.S. earthquake database of 1638-1985, and the U.S. Tornado and Weather Extremes database of 1950-2010.


 
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