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1970 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 20-27 FEB 120 - 4 
2Super Typhoon #2 29 JUN- 6 JUL 140 - 5 
3Tropical Storm #3 29-30 JUN 50 - - 
4Tropical Storm #4 12-16 JUL 55 - - 
5Tropical Storm #5 20-22 JUL 40 - - 
6Tropical Storm #6 3- 4 AUG 40 - - 
7Tropical Storm #7 6- 9 AUG 40 - - 
8Typhoon #8 9-15 AUG 105 - 3 
9Super Typhoon #9 16-22 AUG 135 - 4 
10Typhoon #10 23-31 AUG 110 - 3 
11Typhoon #11 26 AUG- 3 SEP 85 - 2 
12Tropical Storm #12 4- 6 SEP 45 - - 
13Tropical Storm #13 4- 8 SEP 55 - - 
14Super Typhoon #14 8-14 SEP 140 - 5 
15Super Typhoon #15 20-29 SEP 150 - 5 
16Typhoon #16 4- 8 OCT 100 - 3 
17Super Typhoon #17 10-18 OCT 150 - 5 
18Super Typhoon #18 14-25 OCT 130 - 4 
19Tropical Storm #19 27-29 OCT 60 - - 
20Tropical Storm #20 28 OCT- 6 NOV 55 - - 
21Tropical Storm #21 2- 3 NOV 50 - - 
22Tropical Storm #22 14-17 NOV 50 - - 
23Super Typhoon #23 14-22 NOV 135 - 4 
24Tropical Storm #24 27-27 NOV 40 - - 
25Unknown Storm #25 28-31 JUL - - - 
26Unknown Storm #26 1- 2 AUG - - - 
27Unknown Storm #27 4- 4 SEP - - - 

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 (04-04 SEP)
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Track Unknown Storm #26 (01-02 AUG)
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Track Unknown Storm #25 (28-31 JUL)
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Track Tropical Storm #24 (27-27 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #23 (14-22 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 135 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #22 (14-17 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #21 (02-03 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #20 (28 OCT-06 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #19 (27-29 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #18 (14-25 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #17 (10-18 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 150 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #16 (04-08 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #15 (20-29 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 150 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #14 (08-14 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #13 (04-08 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #12 (04-06 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #11 (26 AUG-03 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #10 (23-31 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #9 (16-22 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 135 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #8 (09-15 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #7 (06-09 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #6 (03-04 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #5 (20-22 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #4 (12-16 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #3 (29-30 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Super Typhoon #2 (29 JUN-06 JUL)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Typhoon #1 (20-27 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information