1942 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane #1 17-23 AUG 70 - 1 
2Hurricane #2 21-31 AUG 100 - 3 
3Hurricane #3 25 AUG- 2 SEP 95 - 2 
4Tropical Storm #4 15-22 SEP 45 - - 
5Tropical Storm #5 18-25 SEP 45 - - 
6Tropical Storm #6 27-30 SEP 45 - - 
7Tropical Storm #7 1- 5 OCT 50 - - 
8Tropical Storm #8 10-12 OCT 35 - - 
9Tropical Storm #9 13-18 OCT 45 - - 
10Hurricane #10 5-11 NOV 85 992 2 

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 #10 (05-11 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: 992 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm #9 (13-18 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm #8 (10-12 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 35

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Tropical Storm #7 (01-05 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Tropical Storm #6 (27-30 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm #5 (18-25 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Tropical Storm #4 (15-22 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45

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Hurricane #3 (25 AUG-02 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 95 Category: 2

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Hurricane #2 (21-31 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3

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Hurricane #1 (17-23 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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