2015 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

2015

Name

Category No. Mean (59-03)

Name

No. Mean (60-99)

Name

No. Mean (60-99)

Jan

Mekkhala TY 1 0.6   0 0.1   0 0.0

Feb

Higos TY 1 0.3   0 0.0   0 0.0

Mar

Bavi TS 1 0.5   0 0.2   0

0.0

Apr

Maysak
Haishen
TY
TS
2 0.8   0 0.2   0

0.0

May

Noul
Dolphin
TY
TY
2 1.3   0 0.5   0 0.2

Jun

Kujira
Chanhom
TS
TY
2 2.0 Kujira 1 1.0 Kujira 1

0.6

Jul Linfa
Nangka
Halola
12W
Soudelor
TY
TY
TY
TS
TY
5 4.6 Linfa 1 1.8 Linfa 1

1.2

Aug

14W
Molave
Goni
Atsani
TD
TS
TY
TY
4 6.6   0 1.9   0

1.1

Sep Kilo
Etau
Vamco
Krovanh
Dujuan
TY
TS
TS
TY
TY
5 5.6   0 2.1   0

1.1

Oct Mujigae
Choi-wan
Koppu
Champi
26W
TY
TY
TY
TY
TD
5 4.7 Mujigae 1 2.1 Mujigae 1 0.5
Nov In-fa TY 1 2.9   0 1.7   0 0.2
Dec Melor
29W
TY
TD
2 1.6 Melor 1 0.7     0.0
 
Annual     31 31.7   4 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