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1985 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Southern Indian Ocean

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Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm #1 9-17 NOV 45 - - 
2Tropical Storm #2 2- 8 DEC 55 - - 
3Tropical Storm #3 8-12 DEC 45 - - 
4Tropical Storm #4 8-13 DEC 35 - - 
5Cyclone #5 22-27 DEC 75 - 1 
6Cyclone #6 25-29 DEC 70 - 1 
7Tropical Storm #7 26-29 DEC 45 - - 
8Tropical Storm #8 26-30 DEC 45 - - 
9Tropical Storm #9 10-14 JAN 50 - - 
10Cyclone #10 10-21 JAN 65 - 1 
11Cyclone #11 12-20 JAN 100 - 3 
12Tropical Storm #12 12-17 JAN 35 - - 
13Cyclone #13 14-21 JAN 105 - 3 
14Cyclone #14 16-21 JAN 100 - 3 
15Cyclone #15 24-30 JAN 80 - 1 
16Cyclone #16 26 JAN- 1 FEB 70 - 1 
17Tropical Storm #17 29-31 JAN 55 - - 
18Tropical Storm #18 2- 6 FEB 35 - - 
19Tropical Storm #19 5-11 FEB 50 - - 
20Tropical Storm #20 10-18 FEB 55 - - 
21Cyclone #21 13-26 FEB 65 - 1 
22Tropical Storm #22 13-21 FEB 50 - - 
23Tropical Storm #23 13-19 FEB 50 - - 
24Cyclone #24 16-26 FEB 75 - 1 
25Tropical Storm #25 18-21 FEB 35 - - 
26Tropical Storm #26 19-23 FEB 45 - - 
27Tropical Storm #27 4- 8 MAR 55 - - 
28Cyclone #28 6-14 MAR 115 - 4 
29Tropical Storm #29 8-10 MAR 55 - - 
30Cyclone #30 12-19 MAR 135 - 4 
31Cyclone #31 19 MAR- 3 APR 120 - 4 
32Tropical Storm #32 28 MAR- 4 APR 60 - - 
33Cyclone #33 10-19 APR 110 - 3 
34Tropical Storm #34 11-14 APR 45 - - 
35Cyclone #35 12-18 APR 70 - 1 

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 Cyclone #35 (12-18 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #34 (11-14 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #33 (10-19 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #32 (28 MAR-04 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 60 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #31 (19 MAR-03 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 120 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #30 (12-19 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 135 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #29 (08-10 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #28 (06-14 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 115 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #27 (04-08 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #26 (19-23 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #25 (18-21 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #24 (16-26 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #23 (13-19 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #22 (13-21 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #21 (13-26 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #20 (10-18 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #19 (05-11 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #18 (02-06 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #17 (29-31 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #16 (26 JAN-01 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #15 (24-30 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 80 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #14 (16-21 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #13 (14-21 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #12 (12-17 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #11 (12-20 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 100 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #10 (10-21 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #9 (10-14 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 50 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #8 (26-30 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #7 (26-29 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #6 (25-29 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 70 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #5 (22-27 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #4 (08-13 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #3 (08-12 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #2 (02-08 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #1 (09-17 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 TrackTracking information