1897 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane #1 31 AUG-10 SEP 85 - 2 
2Hurricane #2 10-13 SEP 75 - 1 
3Tropical Storm #3 20-25 SEP 60 - - 
4Tropical Storm #4 25-29 SEP 40 - - 
5Hurricane #5 9-22 OCT 70 - 1 
6Tropical Storm #6 23-31 OCT 55 - - 

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 Tropical Storm #6 (23-31 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 55

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Track Hurricane #5 (09-22 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Track Tropical Storm #4 (25-29 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 40

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Track Tropical Storm #3 (20-25 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60

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Track Hurricane #2 (10-13 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #1 (31 AUG-10 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2

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