Top 5 Deepest Rivers in The World

My goodness they are deep

Have you ever visited any Beach and wondered his deep it was well you might even be wondered when you take a look at the deepest rivers in the world so today let’s take a look at the Top 5 Deepest Rivers in the world.

 

5 Mekong River

Mekong River – photo via cabinflooresoterica.com

So kicking off the list we have the Mekong River of Southeast Asia as it is one is the deepest River in the world with it being seventh longest River in Asia and twelfth longest River in the world it is one of the longest rivers in the world with a whopping 4,350kms long and you might be surprised to know that it’s base covers 797,000 Sq² kilometers and it’s total water covers a whopping 459 cubic³ kilometers that is every year, it starts from the very Tibetan plateau all the way up to China’s Yunnan state, it also covers mayanmar in case you were wondering.


4 Zambezi River

Zambezi River – Photo via mundycruising.co.uk

Next up we have the Zambezi River of Africa as it is one is the deepest River in the world with it being 4th longest River in Africa and it is one of the longest rivers in the world with a whopping 2,574kms long and you might be surprised to know that it’s base covers 1,390,000Sq² kilometers and that is just a buy less than that is half of the Nile River, it starts from the very Zambia all the way up to Namibia, it also covers mayanmar if you were wondering and it’s depth is about 381 feets.


3 Danube River

Danube River – Photo via romaniadacia.wordpress.com

Next up we have the Danube which is the second longest river of Europe as it is one is the deepest River in the world with it being 4th longest River in Africa and it is one of the longest rivers in the world with a whopping 2,860km long and if used to cover 10 countries and you might be surprised to know that it’s base covers 817,000Sq² kilometers and it starts from the very Austria all the way up to Germany, it also covers Ukraine if you were wondering and it’s depth is about 584 feets.


2 Yangtze River

Yangtze – photo via interasia.com.au

The Runner up on this list we have the Yangtze which is also known as Long River of China and it is one is the deepest River in the world with it being 6th largest River in the world and it is one of the longest rivers in the world with a whopping 6,300km long and covers majority of portion and you might be furious to know that it’s base covers 1,808,500Sq² kilometers and it is very helpful for the people of the country for several activities such as irrigation agriculture and plenty more and not to mention it also serves the largest Have electric power station and if you were wondering and it’s depth is about 656 feets.


1 Congo River

Congo River – Photo via answersafrica

Finally the first spot in our list goes to the Congo River of Africa which is also famous as Zaire River, as we are talking about deepest rivers Congo River takes the cake with it being a whopping 720fts and it’s length is also quite high with it being 4700 kilometers, you might be surprised to know that it’s base covers 4,014,500Sq² kilometers and it is very helpful for the people of the country for several house hold activities such as irrigation agriculture horticulture etc, it’s during the period of rains it fills approx 50,000cubic³ meters and not to mention it also serves the largest Have electric power station and if you were wondering and it’s depth is about 656 feets as it covers 13% of total world Hydro power which is just insane so with that the Congo River of Africa has all the qualities of being in the first spot of our list of the deepest rivers of the world.


Here is The List is All the Rivers Featured Above

Sr No. Names
1 Congo River
2 Yangtze River
3 Danube River
4 Zambezi River
5 Mekong River

There you have it a quick look at the list of Top 5 Deepest Rivers in the world so were you amazed by the beauty of the nature and as you wondered by the way these rivers serve for human life if Yes!

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