TC METRIC

South Pacific Ocean Historical Tropical Cyclone Statistics

All columns are sortable.
Year Named Storms Named Storm Days Hurricanes Hurricanes Days Cat. 3+ Hurricanes Cat. 3+ Hurricanes Days Accumulated Cyclone Energy
1961 9 42.75 1 3 0 0 32.2
1962 7 26.5 1 0.75 0 0 18.5
1963 17 59.5 2 6 0 0 47.7
1964 10 69 4 16 0 0 75.2
1965 9 33.25 3 3.25 0 0 28.1
1966 3 21.25 1 9.75 0 0 35.7
1967 8 39.75 2 6 1 1.75 43.4
1968 6 27.25 3 2.5 0 0 26.3
1969 11 39 2 3.75 0 0 35.5
1970 13 40 3 4 0 0 35.6
1971 9 36.5 1 1 0 0 29.9
1972 16 82 11 30.75 5 9 134.7
1973 14 41.75 4 8 1 0.75 47.3
1974 15 49.5 3 6.75 0 0 44.5
1975 12 57.25 3 16.25 2 4.75 80.3
1976 13 50.25 5 14.5 0 0 63.2
1977 15 40.25 4 8.25 1 0.75 39.7
1978 11 57.25 4 14.25 0 0 59.8
1979 12 65 4 16.5 2 4.25 83.5
1980 12 46 4 6.75 1 0.5 49.8
1981 10 31.25 4 6.25 0 0 33.3
1982 10 42.5 6 16.5 5 3 66.4
1983 15 96.25 11 40.75 5 6 162
1984 10 34.5 5 5.25 1 1.5 39
1985 15 55.75 7 18.5 5 5.75 90.3
1986 10 33.75 4 7.25 0 0 37
1987 14 56.75 7 12.25 1 0.25 66.6
1988 7 37.75 4 9.75 2 3 56.9
1989 11 51.25 6 21.5 4 6.75 97.4
1990 7 33.25 3 7.5 1 3.5 45.8
1991 4 25 3 8.25 1 2.25 39.5
1992 15 78.75 9 37.25 4 11 164.5
1993 14 73.25 8 32.75 5 9.75 140.6
1994 6 37.75 4 21 4 9 87
1995 6 20.5 3 4.5 1 1 26.2
1996 9 31.25 3 5.5 1 1.25 33.9
1997 18 98.75 9 28.75 3 8 145.1
1998 20 101 12 37.75 4 8.5 178.2
1999 12 42.25 3 12 1 2.25 58.5
2000 9 23.5 4 5.5 1 0.5 27
2001 7 19.5 2 5.5 1 1.25 26.6
2002 8 15.75 2 4 1 1 18.2
2003 10 41.75 7 21.75 6 9.75 104.9
2004 6 16.75 2 9.5 2 4.75 42.6
2005 8 38.75 6 27 5 15.25 128.7
2006 8 29.75 5 13.5 2 3.25 57.9
2007 9 19.75 4 4.75 1 0.75 25.1
2008 7 27.5 4 9.75 3 2.5 43.6
2009 9 20 1 4.75 1 3.25 33.7
2010 10 46 7 20.75 4 8.75 94.7
2011 9 39 5 15 3 4.5 69.8
2012 4 16.5 1 5 1 2.25 26
2013 8 35.5 5 15.5 3 5.25 65.7
2014 10 32.5 3 9.75 2 3.75 55.5
2015 9 40 5 13.25 3 5.25 73.1
2016 11 53.5 5 26.25 2 5.5 106.3
2017 8 24 4 12.25 2 2 45
South Pacific Ocean seasons are defined to start on July 1 of the previous year. For example, the 1961 season ran from July 1, 1960 through June 30, 1961.

Statistics calculated from Joint Typhoon Warning Center best tracks as archived in the International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship.
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Missing intensity information prior to 1986 is supplemented with TC data from Charlie Neumann's specialized Southern Hemisphere TC dataset in a manner similar to Klotzbach (2006).