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1955 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Western Pacific

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Typhoon #1 1- 6 JAN 70 - 1 
2Typhoon #2 22-28 MAR 85 - 2 
3Typhoon #3 17-26 APR 100 - 3 
4Typhoon #4 4- 6 JUN 100 - 3 
5Typhoon #5 6-15 JUL 125 - 4 
6Typhoon #6 13-16 JUL 70 - 1 
7Typhoon #7 16-22 JUL 70 - 1 
8Typhoon #8 18-21 JUL 120 - 4 
9Tropical Storm #9 18-20 JUL 50 - - 
10Typhoon #10 23-29 JUL 120 - 4 
11Typhoon #11 3-14 AUG 75 - 1 
12Typhoon #12 22-24 AUG 80 - 1 
13Typhoon #13 31 AUG- 5 SEP 80 - 1 
14Super Typhoon #14 16-26 SEP 130 - 4 
15Super Typhoon #15 21 SEP- 2 OCT 150 - 5 
16Typhoon #16 27 SEP- 4 OCT 100 - 3 
17Tropical Storm #17 3- 8 OCT 35 - - 
18Typhoon #18 7-12 OCT 90 - 2 
19Typhoon #19 15-21 OCT 85 - 2 
20Tropical Storm #20 22-27 OCT 40 - - 
21Super Typhoon #21 29 NOV- 3 DEC 130 - 4 
22Super Typhoon #22 12-18 DEC 180 - 5 

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 Super Typhoon #22 (12-18 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 180 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #21 (29 NOV-03 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #20 (22-27 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #19 (15-21 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #18 (07-12 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #17 (03-08 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #16 (27 SEP-04 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #15 (21 SEP-02 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 150 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #14 (16-26 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #13 (31 AUG-05 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #12 (22-24 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #11 (03-14 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #10 (23-29 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #9 (18-20 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #8 (18-21 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #7 (16-22 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #6 (13-16 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #5 (06-15 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 125 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #4 (04-06 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #3 (17-26 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #2 (22-28 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #1 (01-06 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information