1889 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Hurricane #1 16-22 MAY 70 - 1 
2Hurricane #2 15-20 JUN 65 - 1 
3Hurricane #3 19-28 AUG 70 - 1 
4Hurricane #4 1-12 SEP 90 - 2 
5Hurricane #5 2-11 SEP 70 - 1 
6Hurricane #6 12-26 SEP 95 - 2 
7Tropical Storm #7 12-19 SEP 50 - - 
8Tropical Storm #8 29 SEP- 6 OCT 60 - - 
9Tropical Storm #9 5-11 OCT 50 - - 

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 #9 (05-11 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Track Tropical Storm #8 (29 SEP-06 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 60

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Track Tropical Storm #7 (12-19 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 50

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Track Hurricane #6 (12-26 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 95 Category: 2

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Track Hurricane #5 (02-11 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #4 (01-12 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2

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Track Hurricane #3 (19-28 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #2 (15-20 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Category: 1

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Track Hurricane #1 (16-22 MAY)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1

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