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Echolegacy, Home Buyer in New York, NY

How often do hurricanes occur in Charleston?

Asked by Echolegacy, New York, NY Sun Jul 7, 2013

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How often Charleston gets affected?
brushed or hit every 3.13 years

Average years between direct hurricane hits.(hurricane force winds for at least a few hours)
(13h)once every 10.85 years

Average MPH of hurricane hits. (based on advisories sustained winds, not gusts)

Longest gap between storms
12 years 1928-1941

Last affected by
June 7th,2013 Tropical Storm Andrea passes over while moving N.E with 45mph winds from the gulf of mexico.

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I recently did a short blog on hurricanes and the Charleston Coast.


Donnie Whitaker
Real Estate Sales
Dunes Properties of Charleston, Inc.
(843) 607.0954

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