Flash flooding has caused serious disruptions in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi, following several hours of torrential rain.
Tornadoes and severe flooding have hit the Oklahoma City area, with no reports of deaths as a result of the bad weather, but at least 12 injured.
At least 10 people are feared to have been buried alive by a landslide in Kashmir, following heavy rains in the region for several days.
Widespread flooding has struck the major Brazilian city of Sao Paulo, which had been suffering from a severe drought over the recent months.
At least 30 people have died and dozens are missing following heavy flooding in the south of Morocco.