Enter a ZIP code to get a forecast:
Setup Location

WRN Logo

2003 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Southern Indian Ocean

Track Map

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm #1 5- 9 SEP 35 997 - 
2Tropical Storm #2 3-13 NOV 45 991 - 
3Cyclone #3 14-25 NOV 75 967 1 
4Cyclone #5 22-29 DEC 90 954 2 
5Cyclone #6 24 DEC- 1 JAN 155 879 5 
6Subtropical Storm #7 25 DEC- 3 JAN 30 1000 - 
7Tropical Storm #8 30 DEC- 9 JAN 55 984 - 
8Cyclone #9 6-12 JAN 65 976 1 
9Cyclone #10 10-15 JAN 110 944 3 
10Tropical Storm #11 21 JAN- 1 FEB 55 984 - 
11Cyclone #12 24 JAN- 5 FEB 125 916 4 
12Tropical Storm #13 25-31 JAN 35 997 - 
13Cyclone #14 3-13 FEB 110 933 3 
14Cyclone #15 4-11 FEB 130 910 4 
15Cyclone #16 7-15 FEB 105 938 3 
16Cyclone #17 9-15 FEB 90 954 2 
17Tropical Storm #18 3-14 FEB 45 991 - 
18Cyclone #19 24 FEB- 4 MAR 115 927 4 
19Tropical Storm #20 24 FEB- 1 MAR 40 994 - 
20Tropical Storm #21 1- 9 MAR 35 997 - 
21Cyclone #22 4-15 MAR 130 910 4 
22Cyclone #23 3-16 MAR 140 898 5 
23Tropical Storm #24 8-13 MAR 35 997 - 
24Cyclone #25 8-14 MAR 110 952 3 
25Cyclone #26 29 MAR- 8 APR 140 898 5 
26Tropical Storm #27 13-15 APR 45 997 - 
27Cyclone #28 2-10 MAY 75 967 1 
28Cyclone #29 4- 9 JUN 90 954 2 

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 #29 (04-09 JUN)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 954 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #28 (02-10 MAY)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 967 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #27 (13-15 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 997 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #26 (29 MAR-08 APR)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 898 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #25 (08-14 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 952 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #24 (08-13 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 997 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #23 (03-16 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 140 Min Pres: 898 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #22 (04-15 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Min Pres: 910 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #21 (01-09 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 997 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #20 (24 FEB-01 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 40 Min Pres: 994 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #19 (24 FEB-04 MAR)
Storm - Max Winds: 115 Min Pres: 927 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #18 (03-14 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 991 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #17 (09-15 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 954 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #16 (07-15 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 105 Min Pres: 938 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #15 (04-11 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 130 Min Pres: 910 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #14 (03-13 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 933 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #13 (25-31 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 997 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #12 (24 JAN-05 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 125 Min Pres: 916 Category: 4 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #11 (21 JAN-01 FEB)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 984 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #10 (10-15 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 110 Min Pres: 944 Category: 3 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #9 (06-12 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 65 Min Pres: 976 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #8 (30 DEC-09 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 55 Min Pres: 984 TrackTracking information
Track Subtropical Storm #7 (25 DEC-03 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 30 Min Pres: 1000 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #6 (24 DEC-01 JAN)
Storm - Max Winds: 155 Min Pres: 879 Category: 5 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #5 (22-29 DEC)
Storm - Max Winds: 90 Min Pres: 954 Category: 2 TrackTracking information
Track Cyclone #3 (14-25 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 75 Min Pres: 967 Category: 1 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #2 (03-13 NOV)
Storm - Max Winds: 45 Min Pres: 991 TrackTracking information
Track Tropical Storm #1 (05-09 SEP)
Storm - Max Winds: 35 Min Pres: 997 TrackTracking information