Template:Strongest U.S. landfalling hurricanes

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Strongest U.S. landfalling tropical cyclonesdagger
Rank Hurricane Season Wind speed
mph km/h
1 "Labor Day" 1935 185 295
2 Yutu 2018 180 285
3 Karen 1962 175 280
Camille 1969
5 Andrew 1992 165 270
6 "Okeechobee" 1928 160 260
Michael 2018
8 "Guam" 1900 155 250
Maria 2017
10
"Last Island" 1856 150 240
"Indianola" 1886
"Florida Keys" 1919
"Freeport" 1932
Charley 2004
Source: HURDAT,[1]
Hurricane Research Division,[2]
daggerStrength refers to maximum sustained wind speed
upon striking land.
  1. ^ "Atlantic hurricane best track (HURDAT version 2)" (Database). United States National Hurricane Center. May 10, 2019. Retrieved June 7, 2019.
  2. ^ National Hurricane Center; Hurricane Research Division; Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (May 2018). "Continental United States Hurricanes (Detailed Description)". AOML. Miami, Florida: United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Office of Oceanic & Atmospheric Research. Retrieved June 7, 2019.