Storm track data from the NOAA National Climatic Data Center’s International Best Track Archive for Climate Stewardship (IBTrACS) data set and the NOAA National Weather Service HURDAT2 data set are provided. Storms from 1842 and up are available. Storms from the current year are added the following year.
These data are used in NOAA’s Historical Hurricane Tracks tool. Here users can search for a storm by name, time, or location.
- Historical Hurricane Tracks Tool — Online mapping application with customized options for viewing global tropical cyclones.