2020 Was a Record Year for Hurricanes – Is this the future of hurricane season? 

The most active Atlantic hurricane season on record began two weeks ahead of schedule and ended on November 30, 2020. Overall, this season was one for the record books. There were 30 named storms (meaning storms where top winds were 39 miles per hour or greater instead of the average 12). Of those storms, 13 were hurricanes (top winds of 74 mph or greater) and six were major hurricanes (top winds of 111 mph or greater).

Source: 2020 Was a Record Year for Hurricanes – Is this the future of hurricane season? | Portside

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