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1961 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Southern Indian Ocean

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Unknown Storm #1 15-21 JUL - - - 
2Unknown Storm #2 15-21 JUL - - - 
3Unknown Storm #3 11-14 NOV - - - 
4Unknown Storm #4 29-30 NOV - - - 
5Unknown Storm #5 29 NOV- 3 DEC - - - 
6Unknown Storm #6 15-23 DEC - - - 
7Unknown Storm #7 28 DEC- 2 JAN - - - 
8Unknown Storm #8 28 DEC- 2 JAN - - - 
9Unknown Storm #9 31 DEC- 3 JAN - - - 
10Unknown Storm #10 1- 6 JAN - - - 
11Unknown Storm #11 4- 7 JAN - - - 
12Unknown Storm #12 6-24 JAN - - - 
13Unknown Storm #13 17-28 JAN - - - 
14Unknown Storm #14 23 JAN- 2 FEB - - - 
15Unknown Storm #15 29 JAN- 5 FEB - - - 
16Unknown Storm #16 2-11 FEB - - - 
17Unknown Storm #17 7-10 FEB - - - 
18Unknown Storm #18 10-14 FEB - - - 
19Subtropical Storm #19 11-16 FEB 30 - - 
20Subtropical Storm #20 20 FEB- 1 MAR 30 - - 
21Unknown Storm #21 22 FEB- 4 MAR - - - 
22Unknown Storm #22 22 FEB- 4 MAR - - - 
23Unknown Storm #23 2- 7 MAR - - - 
24Unknown Storm #24 10-13 MAR - - - 
25Unknown Storm #25 11-19 MAR - - - 
26Unknown Storm #26 12-20 MAR - - - 
27Unknown Storm #27 15-24 MAR - - - 

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 Unknown Storm #27 (15-24 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #26 (12-20 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #25 (11-19 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #24 (10-13 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #23 (02-07 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #22 (22 FEB-04 MAR)
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Track Unknown Storm #21 (22 FEB-04 MAR)
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Track Subtropical Storm #20 (20 FEB-01 MAR)
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Track Subtropical Storm #19 (11-16 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #18 (10-14 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #17 (07-10 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #16 (02-11 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #15 (29 JAN-05 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #14 (23 JAN-02 FEB)
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Track Unknown Storm #13 (17-28 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #12 (06-24 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #11 (04-07 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #10 (01-06 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #9 (31 DEC-03 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #8 (28 DEC-02 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #7 (28 DEC-02 JAN)
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Track Unknown Storm #6 (15-23 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #5 (29 NOV-03 DEC)
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Track Unknown Storm #4 (29-30 NOV)
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Track Unknown Storm #3 (11-14 NOV)
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Track Unknown Storm #2 (15-21 JUL)
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Track Unknown Storm #1 (15-21 JUL)
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