1856 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

Winds in knots, pressure in millibars, category is based on Saffir-Simpson scale.

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane #1 9-12 AUG 130 934 4 
2Hurricane #2 13-14 AUG 70 - 1 
3Tropical Storm #3 19-21 AUG 50 - - 
4Tropical Storm #4 21-21 AUG 50 - - 
5Hurricane #5 25 AUG- 3 SEP 100 969 3 
6Hurricane #6 18-22 SEP 70 - 1 

Saffir-Simpson Scale

The chart color codes intensity (category based on Saffir-Simpson scale):

Type Category Pressure (mb) Winds
(knots)
Winds
(mph)
Line Color
Depression TD ----- < 34 < 39 Green
Tropical Storm TS ----- 34-63 39-73 Yellow
Hurricane 1 > 980 64-82 74-95 Red
Hurricane 2 965-980 83-95 96-110 Light Red
Hurricane 3 945-965 96-112 111-130 Magenta
Hurricane 4 920-945 113-135 131-155 Light Magenta
Hurricane 5 < 920 >135 >155 White

NOTE: Pressures are in millibars and winds are in knots where one knot is equal to 1.15 mph


Individual Storm Details

Track Hurricane #6 (18-22 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #5 (25 AUG-03 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 969 Category: 3

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Track Tropical Storm #4 (21-21 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Track Tropical Storm #3 (19-21 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Track Hurricane #2 (13-14 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #1 (09-12 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Min Pres: 934 Category: 4

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