1955 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Atlantic

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm BRENDA 31 JUL- 3 AUG 60 - - 
2Hurricane CONNIE 3-15 AUG 125 936 4 
3Hurricane DIANE 7-21 AUG 105 969 3 
4Hurricane EDITH 21 AUG- 3 SEP 85 - 2 
5Tropical Storm #5 23-30 AUG 40 - - 
6Hurricane FLORA 2- 9 SEP 90 967 2 
7Hurricane GLADYS 4- 6 SEP 80 - 1 
8Hurricane HILDA 10-20 SEP 110 952 3 
9Hurricane IONE 10-24 SEP 105 938 3 
10Hurricane JANET 21-30 SEP 150 914 5 
11Tropical Storm #11 10-14 OCT 55 - - 
12Hurricane KATIE 14-20 OCT 100 984 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

Hurricane KATIE (14-20 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Min Pres: 984 Category: 3

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Tropical Storm #11 (10-14 OCT)
Storm - Max Winds: 55

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Hurricane JANET (21-30 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 150 Min Pres: 914 Category: 5

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Hurricane IONE (10-24 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: 938 Category: 3

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Hurricane HILDA (10-20 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 952 Category: 3

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Hurricane GLADYS (04-06 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Category: 1

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Hurricane FLORA (02-09 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 967 Category: 2

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Tropical Storm #5 (23-30 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 40

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Hurricane EDITH (21 AUG-03 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 85 Category: 2

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Hurricane DIANE (07-21 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: 969 Category: 3

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Hurricane CONNIE (03-15 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 125 Min Pres: 936 Category: 4

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Tropical Storm BRENDA (31 JUL-03 AUG)
Storm - Max Winds: 60

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