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Number of hurricanes in 2010

How many hurricanes were there in 2010?

12

The 2010 Atlantic hurricane season was the third most active Atlantic hurricane season.  Keep in mind that  the 1887, 1995, 2011, and 2012 were the most active Atlantic hurricane seasons.  In 2010 there were 12 hurricanes and 19 storms.  It is interesting to know that the activity in the north Atlantic in 2010 exceeded the activity in the northwest Pacific Typhoon season.  The total damage exceeded $12.356 billion.  The strongest storm was Igor.  The main hurricanes were Alex, Igor, Danielle, Earl, Julia, Karl, Lisa, Otto, Paula, Richard, Shary and Tomas.

This fact is verified on : October 14, 2013.





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