A time series data showing annual number of cyclones passing within 400km on Honiara. In the 41-year period between 1969 and 2010, 41 tropical cyclones passed within 400 km of Honiara, an average of one cyclone per season (Figure 3). Thenumber of cyclones varies widely from year to year, with none in some seasons but up to five in others. Over the period 1969–2010, cyclones occurred more frequently in El Niño years.
Data extracted from the PCCSP report, 2011
|Publisher||Solomon Islands Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology|
|Modified||08 June 2021|
|Release Date||08 June 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Solomon Islands|
|Author||Solomon Islands Meteorological Service and the Pacific Climate Change Science Progra|
|Contact Name||Solomon Islands Meteorological Service|