Number of hurricanes globally 1990-2022

Number of hurricanes worldwide from 1990 to 2022

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Release date

March 2023



Survey time period

1990 to 2022

Supplementary notes

Hurricanes are tropical cyclones with a sustained wind speed of 74 miles per hour (64 knots) or more.
According to the source, figures were calculated by Colorado State University from National Hurricane Center, the Central Pacific Hurricane Center, and the Joint Typhoon Warning Center best tracks as archived in the International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship.

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