1997 Hurricane/Tropical Data for Western Pacific

Individual Storm Summary

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

#NameDateWindPresCat 
1Tropical Storm HANNAH 19-24 JAN 50 - 
2Super Typhoon ISA 11-23 APR 145 5 
3Tropical Storm JIMMY 22-25 APR 50 - 
4Tropical Storm KELLY 07-10 MAY 45 - 
5Tropical Storm LEVI 25-30 MAY 45 - 
6Typhoon MARIE 26 MAY-02 JUN 90 2 
7Super Typhoon NESTOR 07-14 JUN 140 5 
8Typhoon OPAL 16-21 JUN 90 2 
9Typhoon PETER 23-29 JUN 65 1 
10Super Typhoon ROSIE 19 SEP-27 JUL 140 5 
11Tropical Storm SCOTT 27 JUL-02 AUG 55 - 
12Typhoon TINA 30 JUL-09 AUG 95 2 
13Tropical Storm VICTOR 31 JUL-03 AUG 55 - 
14Super Typhoon WINNIE 08-19 AUG 140 5 
15Tropical Storm YULE 16-23 AUG 55 - 
16Typhoon ZITA 21-23 AUG 75 1 
17Typhoon AMBER 21-29 AUG 110 3 
18Super Typhoon BING 27 AUG-05 SEP 125 4 
19Tropical Storm CASS 28-30 AUG 45 - 
20Super Typhoon OLIWA 02-16 SEP 140 5 
21Tropical Depression 21W 11-12 SEP 30 - 
22Typhoon DAVID 11-20 SEP 95 2 
23Tropical Storm ELLA 21-23 SEP 40 - 
24Typhoon FRITZ 20-25 SEP 75 1 
25Super Typhoon GINGER 22-30 SEP 145 5 
26Tropical Storm HANK 03-03 OCT 40 - 
27Tropical Depression 26W 04-07 OCT 30 - 
28Super Typhoon IVAN 13-24 OCT 160 5 
29Super Typhoon JOAN 13-24 OCT 160 5 
30Super Typhoon KEITH 27 OCT-08 NOV 160 5 
31Typhoon LINDA 31-03 NOV 65 1 
32Typhoon MORT 10-16 NOV 65 1 
33Super Typhoon PAKA 02-21 DEC 160 5 

Saffir-Simpson Scale

The chart color codes intensity (category based on Saffir-Simpson scale):

Type Category Pressure (mb) Winds
(knots)
Winds
(mph)
Surge
(ft)
Line Color
Depression TD ----- < 34 < 39   Green
Tropical Storm TS ----- 34-63 39-73   Yellow
Hurricane 1 > 980 64-82 74-95 4-5 Red
Hurricane 2 965-980 83-95 96-110 6-8 Light Red
Hurricane 3 945-965 96-112 111-130 9-12 Magenta
Hurricane 4 920-945 113-135 131-155 13-18 Light Magenta
Hurricane 5 < 920 >135 >155 >18 White

NOTE: Pressures are in millibars and winds are in knots where one knot is equal to 1.15 mph


Individual Storm Details


  • Tropical Storm HANNAH (19-24 JAN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Category: TS
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  • Super Typhoon ISA (11-23 APR)
    Storm - Max Winds: 145 Category: 5
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  • Tropical Storm JIMMY (22-25 APR)
    Storm - Max Winds: 50 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm KELLY (07-10 MAY)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Storm LEVI (25-30 MAY)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Category: TS
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  • Typhoon MARIE (26 MAY-02 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2
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  • Super Typhoon NESTOR (07-14 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5
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  • Typhoon OPAL (16-21 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 90 Category: 2
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  • Typhoon PETER (23-29 JUN)
    Storm - Max Winds: 65 Category: 1
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  • Super Typhoon ROSIE (19 SEP-27 JUL)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5
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  • Tropical Storm SCOTT (27 JUL-02 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Category: TS
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  • Typhoon TINA (30 JUL-09 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Category: 2
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  • Tropical Storm VICTOR (31 JUL-03 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Category: TS
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  • Super Typhoon WINNIE (08-19 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5
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  • Tropical Storm YULE (16-23 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 55 Category: TS
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  • Typhoon ZITA (21-23 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1
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  • Typhoon AMBER (21-29 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 110 Category: 3
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  • Super Typhoon BING (27 AUG-05 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 125 Category: 4
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  • Tropical Storm CASS (28-30 AUG)
    Storm - Max Winds: 45 Category: TS
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  • Super Typhoon OLIWA (02-16 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 140 Category: 5
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  • Tropical Depression 21W (11-12 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Category: TD
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  • Typhoon DAVID (11-20 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 95 Category: 2
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  • Tropical Storm ELLA (21-23 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Category: TS
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  • Typhoon FRITZ (20-25 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 75 Category: 1
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  • Super Typhoon GINGER (22-30 SEP)
    Storm - Max Winds: 145 Category: 5
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  • Tropical Storm HANK (03-03 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 40 Category: TS
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  • Tropical Depression 26W (04-07 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 30 Category: TD
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  • Super Typhoon IVAN (13-24 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 160 Category: 5
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  • Super Typhoon JOAN (13-24 OCT)
    Storm - Max Winds: 160 Category: 5
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  • Super Typhoon KEITH (27 OCT-08 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 160 Category: 5
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  • Typhoon LINDA (31-03 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 65 Category: 1
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  • Typhoon MORT (10-16 NOV)
    Storm - Max Winds: 65 Category: 1
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  • Super Typhoon PAKA (02-21 DEC)
    Storm - Max Winds: 160 Category: 5
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