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1957 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 
1Super Typhoon #2 22-27 JAN 135 - 4 
2Typhoon #3 11-18 APR 100 - 3 
3Typhoon #4 2-17 MAY 120 - 4 
4Super Typhoon #5 18-28 JUN 150 - 5 
5Typhoon #6 11-17 JUL 90 - 2 
6Super Typhoon #7 12-22 AUG 135 - 4 
7Tropical Storm #8 15-20 AUG 55 - - 
8Typhoon #9 27 AUG- 9 SEP 100 - 3 
9Typhoon #10 4-18 SEP 120 - 4 
10Typhoon #11 9-16 SEP 110 - 3 
11Typhoon #12 14-20 SEP 120 - 4 
12Super Typhoon #13 18-30 SEP 140 - 5 
13Typhoon #14 18-22 SEP 90 - 2 
14Super Typhoon #15 3-11 OCT 130 - 4 
15Typhoon #16 9-13 OCT 75 - 1 
16Tropical Storm #17 12-15 OCT 45 - - 
17Super Typhoon #18 19-30 OCT 130 - 4 
18Super Typhoon #19 6-17 NOV 140 - 5 
19Super Typhoon #20 7-22 NOV 160 - 5 
20Typhoon #21 17-24 NOV 110 - 3 

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 Typhoon #21 (17-24 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #20 (07-22 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 160 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #19 (06-17 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #18 (19-30 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #17 (12-15 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #16 (09-13 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #15 (03-11 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #14 (18-22 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #13 (18-30 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #12 (14-20 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #11 (09-16 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #10 (04-18 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #9 (27 AUG-09 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #8 (15-20 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #7 (12-22 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 135 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #6 (11-17 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #5 (18-28 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 150 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #4 (02-17 MAY)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #3 (11-18 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #2 (22-27 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 135 Category: 4 TrackTracking information