Earth networks total lightning network

39.5m+ Lightning Strikes in India in 2020

Cloud-to-Ground Strikes + In-Cloud Strikes 

Earth Networks' extensive Total Lightning Network constantly monitors lightning strikes through thousands of sensors. These sensors and alerting systems save lives and protect infrastructure from severe weather events through early warning. 

Hover over each state in India to view the total number of lightning strikes detected by our network in 2020. 

  • 16,831
  • 66,319
  • 806,064
  • 2,388,829

For more lightning stats, download a copy of our 2020 South Asia Lightning Report:

  • An overview of total lightning activity in India during 2020
  • Lightning and severe weather density maps of India 
  • More information on how lightning played a role in India's severe weather events in 2020