2009 Summary of tropical cyclones
(a) over the western North Pacific 
(b) over the South China Sea
(c) making landfall along the South China coast

 

Western North Pacific

South China Sea

Landfall along the South China coast

2009

Name

Category No. Mean (59-03)

Name

No. Mean (60-99)

Name

No. Mean (60-99)

Jan

    0 0.6   0 0.1   0 0.0

Feb

    0 0.3   0 0.0   0 0.0

Mar

    0 0.5   0 0.2   0

0.0

Apr

    0 0.8   0 0.2   0

0.0

May

Kujira
Chan-hom
TY
TY
2 1.3 Chan-hom 1 0.5   0 0.2

Jun

Linfa
Nangka
TY
TS
2.0 Linfa
Nangka
2 1.0 Nangka 1

0.6

Jul Soudelor
06W
Molave
TS
TD
TY
3 4.6 Soudelor
Molave
2 1.8 Soudelor
Molave
2

1.2

Aug

Goni
Morakot
Etau
Maka
Vamco
Krovanh
02C
TS
TY
TS
TS
TY
TS
TD
7 6.6 Goni 1 1.9 Goni 1

1.1

Sep Dujuan
Mujigae
Choi-wan
Koppu
Ketsana
18W
Parma
Melor
TS
TS
TY
TY
TY
TS
TY
TY
8 5.6 Mujigae
Koppu
Ketsana
Parma
4 2.1 Mujigae
Koppu
Parma
3

1.1

Oct Nepartak
Lupit
Mirinae
TS
TY
TY
3 4.7 Mirinae  1 2.1   0 0.5
Nov 24W
25W
Nida
27W
TD
TS
TY
TD
4 2.9   1.7   0 0.2
Dec       1.6     0.7     0.0
Annual     29 31.7   11 12.3  

7

4.9
 

Maximum 1-min mean sustained surface wind

TD Tropical Depression 33 kt
TS Tropical Storm 34 - 63 kt
TY Typhoon 64 kt