2012 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

2012

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

01W TD 1 0.3 01W 1 0.0   0 0.0

Mar

Pakhar TY 1 0.5 Pakhar 1 0.2   0

0.0

Apr

    0 0.8   0 0.2   0

0.0

May

Sanvu TY 1 1.3   0 0.5   0 0.2

Jun

Mawar
Guchol
Talim
Doksuri
TY
TY
TS
TS
4 2.0 Talim
Doksuri
2 1.0 Doksuri 1

0.6

Jul Khanun
Vicente
Saola
Damrey
TS
TY
TY
TY
4 4.6 Vicente 1 1.8 Vicente 1

1.2

Aug

Haikui
Kirogi
Kai-Tak
Tembin
Bolaven
TY
TS
TY
TY
TY
5 6.6 Kai-Tak
Tembin
2 1.9 Kai-Tak 1

1.1

Sep Sanba
Jelawat
Ewiniar
Maliksi
TY
TY
TS
TS
4 5.6   0 2.1   0

1.1

Oct Gaemi
Prapiroon
Maria
Son_Tinh
TS
TY
TS
TY
4 4.7 Gaemi
Son_Tinh
2 2.1   0 0.5
Nov 25W
Bopha
TD
TY
2 2.9 25W
Bopha
2 1.7     0.2
Dec Wukong TS 1 1.6 Wukong 1 0.7     0.0
Annual     27 31.7   12 12.3  

3

4.9
 

Maximum 1-min mean sustained surface wind

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