One-minute maximum sustained wind speeds for a category 1 hurricane:
Below you can learn more about a category 1 hurricane, view a list of past category 1 hurricanes and photos.
A category 1 hurricane is the weakest hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale and will cause some damage with a few fatalities. An area hit by a hurricane of this strength can have extended periods of power outages and lack other utilities for a few days.
Below is a list of category 1 hurricanes from 2000 to 2018:
Below are satellite images of six category 1 hurricanes.