The 25 Longest Rivers in the World

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The 25 Longest Rivers in the World

Number

River

Length in Miles

Where Found

1.

Nile

4,135 miles

North/East Africa

2.

Amazon

3,980 miles

South America

3.

Chang Jiang (Yangtze)

3,917 miles

China

4.

Mississippi-Missouri

3,870 miles

USA

5.

Yenisey

3,434 miles

Russia

6.

Huang He

3,395 miles

China

7.

Ob-Irtysh

3,354 miles

Russia

8.

Congo

2,914 miles

Central Africa

9.

Amur

2,744 miles

Northeast Asia

10.

Lena

2,734 miles

Russia

11.

Mackenzie

2,635 miles

Canada

12.

Mekong

2,600 miles

Southeast Asia

13.

Niger

2,590 miles

Africa

14.

Parana

2,485 miles

South America

15.

Volga

2,266 miles

Russia

16. Shatt al-Arab-Euphrates 2,236 miles Asia

17.

Purus

2,100 miles

Brazil

18.

Murray-Darling

2,094 miles

Australia

19.

Madeira

2,013 miles

Brazil

20. Yukon 1,980 miles

Alaska/Canada

21.

Indus

1,976 miles

Pakistan

22.

Sao Francisco

1,988 miles

Brazil

23.

Syr Darya - Naryn

1,913 miles

Russia

24.

Salween

1,901 miles

China

25.

Rio Grande

1,900 miles

North America

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