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Atlantic Basin

The tables below give the number of named storms, hurricanes and major hurricanes (categories 3–5) for the Atlantic Basin (which includes the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea).

Atlantic Basin Number of Tropical Cyclones from 1951 to 2008
YearNamed StormsHurricanesMajor Hurricanes
1951–1960986233
1961–1970986228
1971–1980965316
1981–1990965116
1991–20001116427
2001–20081276331

 

Atlantic Basin Count of Tropical Cyclones from 1951 to 2008
YearNamed StormsHurricanesMajor Hurricanes
19511085
1952763
19531464
19541182
19551296
1956842
1957832
19581075
19591172
1960742
19611187
1962531
1963972
19641266
1965641
19661173
1967861
1968840
196918125
19701052
19711361
1972730
1973841
19741142
1975963
19761062
1977651
19781252
1979952
19801192
19811273
1982621
1983431
19841351
19851173
1986640
1987731
19881253
19891172
19901481
1991842
1992741
1993841
1994730
199519115
19961396
1997831
199814103
19991285
20001583
20011594
20021242
20031673
20041596
200528157
20061052
20071562
20081685
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