1881 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm #1 1- 4 AUG 50 - - 
2Tropical Storm #2 11-14 AUG 40 - - 
3Hurricane #3 11-18 AUG 80 - 1 
4Hurricane #4 16-21 AUG 70 - 1 
5Hurricane #5 21-29 AUG 90 970 2 
6Hurricane #6 7-11 SEP 90 975 2 
7Tropical Storm #7 18-24 SEP 60 - - 

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 #7 (18-24 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 60

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Track Hurricane #6 (07-11 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 975 Category: 2

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Track Hurricane #5 (21-29 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 970 Category: 2

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Track Hurricane #4 (16-21 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #3 (11-18 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Category: 1

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Track Tropical Storm #2 (11-14 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 40

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Track Tropical Storm #1 (01-04 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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