1929 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane #1 27-30 JUN 80 982 1 
2Hurricane #2 19 SEP- 5 OCT 135 924 4 
3Tropical Storm #3 25-29 SEP 50 1005 - 
4Tropical Storm #4 15-20 OCT 60 - - 
5Hurricane #5 19-23 OCT 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

Hurricane #5 (19-23 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Tropical Storm #4 (15-20 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 60

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Tropical Storm #3 (25-29 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 1005

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Hurricane #2 (19 SEP-05 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 135 Min Pres: 924 Category: 4

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Hurricane #1 (27-30 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 982 Category: 1

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