The January 2014 floods paralyzed nearly all of Jakarta, Indonesia. The precipitation events that lead to these floods were not very unusual but show positive trends in the observed record.
Siswanto, GJ van Oldenborgh, G van der Schrier, G Lenderink, B van den Hurk. Trends in High-Daily Precipitation Events in Jakarta and the Flooding of January 2014
published, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 2015, 96