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Atlantic Ocean Basin





Atlantic Basin

North Atlantic Basin

Costliest Hurricane


HurricaneYearDamage (property in US $)
Katrina200575 billion
Andrew199244.9 billion
Charley200415.4 billion
Ivan200414.6 billion
Hugo198912.6 billion



Deadliest Hurricane

HurricaneYearFatalities
Great Hurricane178022000
 19989000-18000
Galveston19008000-12000
Fifi1974 8000-10000
Dominican Republic19302000-8000

South Atlantic Basin

Tropical Cyclone is rare in South Atlantic Basin as the ocean is quite narrow and it is not conducive for cyclone formation. However some notable ones are:

Hurricane Year
Angola Cyclone1991
January Storm2004
Cyclone Catarina2004





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