10 Uncommon Phobias That Are Beyond Bizarre

The human race has managed to develop and evolve in a way that ensures almost every single one of us is terrified of something. This base human fear – an instinct in most people – is there to prevent us from doing something stupid or dangerous and getting ourselves hurt or killed. Well, some people are terrified of different things – the type of things that are rather incredulous and a bit bizarre. So, here are ten completely uncommon phobias some people suffer from.


Globophobia, which is the fear of balloons popping, is a bit incredible. People suffering from this aren’t just scared of the balloon itself, but they are afraid said balloon is going to pop near them, emitting a loud noise.


Honestly, we cannot even fathom how some people suffer from Ombrophobia, which is the fear of rain. Rain is one of the most relaxing noises to happen on this planet. Some people just can’t stand the wet stuff, though.