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2008 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 
1Tropical Storm #1 28-31 JUL 40 993 - 
2Cyclone #2 13-19 NOV 75 967 1 
3Tropical Storm #3 12-24 NOV 60 978 - 
4Cyclone #4 17-27 NOV 65 974 1 
5Cyclone #5 3-10 DEC 110 941 3 
6Tropical Storm #6 12-22 DEC 40 993 - 
7Tropical Storm #7 17-21 DEC 50 985 - 
8Tropical Storm #8 26 DEC- 1 JAN 60 978 - 
9Tropical Storm #9 29 DEC- 4 JAN 40 993 - 
10Tropical Storm #10 30 DEC- 7 JAN 50 985 - 
11Tropical Storm #11 8-11 JAN 50 985 - 
12Cyclone #12 15-21 JAN 105 944 3 
13Cyclone #13 23 JAN- 1 FEB 85 959 2 
14Cyclone #14 26 JAN- 1 FEB 90 956 2 
15Cyclone #15 26 JAN- 6 FEB 100 948 3 
16Cyclone #16 2-25 FEB 130 926 4 
17Tropical Storm #17 3-11 FEB 40 993 - 
18Cyclone #18 5-20 FEB 125 929 4 
19Cyclone #19 10-20 FEB 80 963 1 
20Tropical Storm #20 28 FEB- 1 MAR 35 996 - 
21Cyclone #21 26 FEB- 7 MAR 65 974 1 
22Cyclone #22 2-14 MAR 110 941 3 
23Cyclone #23 6-12 MAR 115 937 4 
24Tropical Storm #24 20-26 MAR 35 996 - 
25Tropical Storm #25 20-28 MAR 35 996 - 
26Cyclone #26 23-30 MAR 100 948 3 
27Subtropical Storm #27 17-19 APR 30 1000 - 
28Tropical Storm #28 20-24 APR 50 985 - 
29Tropical Storm #29 21-26 APR 40 993 - 

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 #29 (21-26 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 993 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #28 (20-24 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 985 TrackTracking information
Track Subtropical Storm #27 (17-19 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: 1000 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #26 (23-30 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 948 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #25 (20-28 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 996 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #24 (20-26 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 996 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #23 (06-12 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 115 Min Pres: 937 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #22 (02-14 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 941 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #21 (26 FEB-07 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 974 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #20 (28 FEB-01 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 996 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #19 (10-20 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Min Pres: 963 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #18 (05-20 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 125 Min Pres: 929 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #17 (03-11 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 993 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #16 (02-25 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Min Pres: 926 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #15 (26 JAN-06 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 948 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #14 (26 JAN-01 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 956 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #13 (23 JAN-01 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Min Pres: 959 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #12 (15-21 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: 944 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #11 (08-11 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 985 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #10 (30 DEC-07 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 985 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #9 (29 DEC-04 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 993 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #8 (26 DEC-01 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 978 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #7 (17-21 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 Min Pres: 985 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #6 (12-22 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 993 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #5 (03-10 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 941 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #4 (17-27 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 974 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #3 (12-24 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 Min Pres: 978 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #2 (13-19 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 967 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #1 (28-31 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 993 TrackTracking information