TABLE KEY
Cataloged - Mapped, Photographed, Measured
Confirmed - Location confirmed, height accurate
Unconfirmed - Location rough, height unconfirmed
Unknown - Limited or no information available
Inundated - Flooded by dam
Disqualified - Not a waterfall by our definition
Posted - Private property, no public access.

waterfall database

worlds tallest waterfalls
by total overall height

List of waterfalls with a total drop of at least 500 feet in height.  All forms of waterfalls qualify for this list, it is a simple measurement from top to bottom, regardless of whether it drops straight down or cascades down a mountain at an angle.

   Query returned 739 entries
  Name of Waterfall Total Height     state / Province Country
 
351 . Vettisfossen 902 ft 275 m Norway
352 . Avalanche Basin Falls 900 ft 274 m Montana United States
353 . Berdeen Falls 900 ft 274 m Washington United States
354 . Kinjang, Lata 900 ft 274 m Malaysia
355 . Kvamefossen 900 ft 274 m Norway
356 . Piluk Falls 900 ft 274 m British Columbia Canada
357 . Reconnaissance Creek Falls 900 ft 274 m California United States
358 . Tabuleiro, Cachoeira do 895 ft 273 m Minas Gerias Brazil
359 . Karuru Falls 894 ft 272 m Kenya
360 . Rembesdalsfossen 893 ft 272 m This waterfall is incorporated into Hydroelectric production Norway
361 . Unnamed Waterfall 892 ft 272 m Southland New Zealand
362 . Valursfossen 892 ft 272 m Norway
363 . Odegaard Falls 890 ft 271 m British Columbia Canada
364 . Kairagi-no-taki 886 ft 270 m Yamagata Japan
365 . Nervión, Salto del 885 ft 270 m This waterfall is known to dry up during certain times of year Vizkaya Spain
366 . Mollisfossen 883 ft 269 m Norway
367 . Unnamed Waterfall 883 ft 269 m Southland New Zealand
368 . Feather Plume Falls 880 ft 268 m Montana United States
369 . Smugglers Falls 880 ft 268 m Vermont United States
370 . Tueeulala Falls 880 ft 268 m This waterfall is known to dry up during certain times of year California United States
371 . Wallaman Falls 879 ft 268 m Queensland Australia
372 . Parijaro, Catarata de 877 ft 267 m Junin Peru
373 . Drivandefossen 866 ft 264 m Norway
374 . Bambarakanda Falls 863 ft 263 m Sri Lanka
375 . Cummins Falls 863 ft 263 m British Columbia Canada
376 . Overshot Waterfall 860 ft 262 m West Coast New Zealand
377 . Paaiki Falls 860 ft 262 m Hawaii United States
378 . Unnamed Waterfall 860 ft 262 m British Columbia Canada
379 . Rob Roy Falls 856 ft 261 m Otago New Zealand
380 . Bridal Veil Falls 853 ft 260 m Otago New Zealand
381 . Camp Oven Falls 853 ft 260 m Southland New Zealand
382 . Hunlen Falls 853 ft 260 m British Columbia Canada
383 . Øysterbøfossen 853 ft 260 m Norway
384 . Skyrdalsfossen 853 ft 260 m This waterfall is incorporated into Hydroelectric production Norway
385 . Wollomombi Falls 853 ft 260 m New South Wales Australia
 
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