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These are the betting pools for the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season!

To keep it fun, no betting on storms that have already formed!

No actual betting is going on here (that I'm aware of)

Informal betting on date of formation of first storm

You can add in your own date if you want to do so, but Potential Tropical Cyclones don't count for this or the following section, also storms that cross over from the previous year do not count for this section either.

  • Before May 1 -
  • May 1 to 10 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:38, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • May 11 to 20 - Beatissima (talk)
  • May 21 to 31 -Harold O'brien (talk) 18:58, 26 February 2022 (UTC)
  • June 1 to 10 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC); ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • June 11 to 20 - A man who loves kaiju (talk) 04:28, 11 March 2022 (UTC)
  • June 21 to 30 -
  • July 1 to 10 -
  • July 11 to 20 -
  • July 21 to 31 -
  • August 1 to 10 -
  • August 11 to 20 -
  • August 21 to 31 -
  • September 1 to 30 (Record latest, 1914) -
  • After September 30 -
  • There will be no storms this year (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on date of dissipation of last storm

You can add in your own date if you want to do so.

  • There will be no storms this year (highly unlikely) -
  • Before October 1 -
  • October 1 to 10 -
  • October 11 to 20 - 
  • October 21 to 31 -
  • November 1 to 10 - Harold O'brien (talk) 19:01, 26 February 2022 (UTC)
  • November 11 to 20 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Beatissima (talk)
  • November 21 to 30 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC); ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • December 1 to 10 -
  • December 11 to 20 - A man who loves kaiju (talk) 04:28, 11 March 2022 (UTC)
  • December 21 to 31 -
  • Storm active at start of 2023 (Record latest, 1954 and 2005) -

Informal betting on strongest storm name

No betting on storms that have already formed. Sorry. If there is a storm with the highest winds but another with the lowest pressure by the end of the season, we will split the title.

  • Alex -
  • Bonnie -
  • Colin -
  • Danielle -
  • Earl -
  • Fiona -
  • Gaston - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Hermine -Harold O'brien (talk) 19:01, 26 February 2022 (UTC)
  • Ian - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Julia - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Karl -
  • Lisa -
  • Martin - Beatissima (talk)
  • Nicole -
  • Owen -
  • Paula -
  • Richard -
  • Shary -
  • Tobias -
  • Virginie -
  • Walter -
  • Auxiliary list -

Informal betting on weakest storm name

No betting on storms that have already formed. Sorry. If there is a storm with the lowest winds but another with the highest pressure by the end of the season, we will split the title.

  • Alex -
  • Bonnie - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Colin - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Danielle - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Earl -
  • Fiona - Beatissima (talk)
  • Gaston -
  • Hermine -
  • Ian -
  • Julia -
  • Karl -
  • Lisa -
  • Martin -
  • Nicole -
  • Owen -
  • Paula -
  • Richard -
  • Shary -
  • Tobias -
  • Virginie -
  • Walter -
  • Auxiliary list -

Informal betting on the highest winds

Winds are in miles per hour. And no betting on storms with winds mentioned that have already formed.

  • Less than 115 -
  • 115 -
  • 120 -
  • 125 -
  • 130 -
  • 140 -
  • 145 -
  • 150 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 155 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 160 -
  • 165 -
  • 175 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:15, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 180 - 
  • 185 - Beatissima (talk)
  • 190 -
  • 195 -
  • 200 or more (Worldwide record high, Hurricane Patricia in 2015, highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on the lowest pressure

Pressures are in ranges per 5 mbars. You can add in your own pressure if you want to do so, but no betting on storms with the listed pressures that have already formed.

  • Above 960 -
  • 960-956 -
  • 955-950 -
  • 949-945 -
  • 944-940 -
  • 939-935 -
  • 934-930 -
  • 929-925 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 924-920 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 919-915 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 914-910 -
  • 909-905 -
  • 904-900 -
  • 899-895 -
  • 894-890 -
  • 889-885 - Beatissima (talk)
  • 884-880 -
  • 879-875 -
  • 874-870 (Worldwide record low, Typhoon Tip in 1979, 870 mbar) -
  • Less than 870 (exceptionally unlikely) -

Informal betting on longest lasting storm (by time in days)

Predict how many days the longest lasting storm will exist! (In the rare case that a storm exits the basin, only days spent inside the basin are counted)

  • Less than 3 -
  • 3 -
  • 4 -
  • 5 -
  • 6 -
  • 7 -
  • 8 -
  • 9 -
  • 10 -
  • 11 -
  • 12 - Beatissima (talk)
  • 13 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 14 -
  • 15-16 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 17-18 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 19-20 -
  • 21-22 -
  • 23-25 -
  • 26-28 -
  • 29-31 (Record high, 1899 San Ciriaco Hurricane) -
  • 32 or more (Very unlikely) -

Informal betting on longest lasting storm (by name)

Which storm will last the longest?

  • Alex -
  • Bonnie -
  • Colin -
  • Danielle -
  • Earl -
  • Fiona -
  • Gaston - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC); ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Hermine -
  • Ian -
  • Julia -
  • Karl -
  • Lisa - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Beatissima (talk)
  • Martin -
  • Nicole -
  • Owen -
  • Paula -
  • Richard -
  • Shary -
  • Tobias -
  • Virginie -
  • Walter -
  • Auxiliary list -

Informal betting on shortest lasting storm (excluding depressions)

  • Alex -
  • Bonnie -
  • Colin - Beatissima (talk)
  • Danielle - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Earl - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Fiona -
  • Gaston -
  • Hermine - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Ian -
  • Julia -
  • Karl -
  • Lisa -
  • Martin -
  • Nicole -
  • Owen -
  • Paula -
  • Richard -
  • Shary -
  • Tobias -
  • Virginie -
  • Walter -
  • Auxiliary list -

Informal betting on final storm name

Which storm name will be the season finale?

  • Alex -
  • Bonnie -
  • Colin -
  • Danielle -
  • Earl -
  • Fiona -
  • Gaston -
  • Hermine -
  • Ian -
  • Julia -
  • Karl -
  • Lisa -
  • Martin -
  • Nicole -
  • Owen -
  • Paula -
  • Richard - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC); ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Shary - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • Tobias -
  • Virginie -
  • Walter -
  • Auxiliary list - Beatissima (talk)

Informal betting on number of tropical depressions

  • There will be no tropical depressions this year (exceptionally unlikely) -
  • 1 -
  • 2 -
  • 3 -
  • 4 -
  • 5 -
  • 6 -
  • 7 -
  • 8 -
  • 9 -
  • 10 -
  • 11 -
  • 12 -
  • 13 -
  • 14 -
  • 15 -
  • 16 -
  • 17 -
  • 18 -
  • 19 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC) ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 20 -
  • 21-25 -
  • 26-31 (record, 31 in 2005 and 2020) - Beatissima (talk)
  • More than 31 (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of storms peaking at tropical depression intensity

How many depressions will fail to reach even the tropical storm category?

Informal betting on number of named storms

  • There will be no named storms this year (highly unlikely)
  • 1 - (record low, 1914)
  • 2 -
  • 3 -
  • 4 -
  • 5 -
  • 6 -
  • 7 -
  • 8 -
  • 9 -
  • 10 -
  • 11 -
  • 12 -
  • 13 -
  • 14 -
  • 15 -
  • 16 -
  • 17 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC); ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 18 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 19 -
  • 20-24 -
  • 25-30 (record high, 30 in 2020) - Beatissima (talk)
  • 31 or more (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of storms peaking at tropical storm intensity

How many storms will strengthen enough to receive a name, but fail to reach hurricane strength?

  • None (highly unlikely) -
  • 1 -
  • 2 -
  • 3 -
  • 4 -
  • 5 -
  • 6 -
  • 7 -
  • 8 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 9 - Beatissima (talk)
  • 10 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 11 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 12 -
  • 13 -
  • 14 -
  • 15 -
  • 16 -
  • 17 (record high, 2020) -
  • 18 or more (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of hurricanes

  • There will be no hurricanes this year (record low, 1907 and 1914) -
  • 1 -
  • 2 -
  • 3 -
  • 4 -
  • 5 -
  • 6 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 7 -
  • 8 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Beatissima (talk)
  • 9 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 10 -
  • 11 -
  • 12 -
  • 13 -
  • 14 -
  • 15 (record high, 2005) -
  • 16 or more (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of storms peaking at non-major hurricane intensity

How many storms will reach hurricane strength, but only peak as a C1 or C2?

Informal betting on number of major hurricanes

  • There will be no major hurricanes this year (record low set most recently in 2013, highly unlikely) -
  • 1 -
  • 2 -
  • 3 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Beatissima (talk)
  • 4 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 5 -
  • 6 -
  • 7 (record high, 2005) -
  • 8 or more (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of Category 5 hurricanes

How many storms will reach the most powerful SSHS category?

Informal betting on number of deaths

No betting on death tolls that currently exist. Sorry.

  • Less than 50 -
  • 50-100 -
  • 101-200 - Beatissima (talk)
  • 201-300 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 301-400 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 401-500 -
  • 501-1,000 -
  • 1,001-2,500 -
  • 2,501-5,000 -
  • 5,001-10,000 -
  • 10,001-28,000 (record high, 1780) -
  • Greater than 28,000 deaths (highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on damage totals

No betting on damage totals that currently exist. Sorry.

  • Less than 100 million -
  • 100-500 million -
  • 501 million-1 billion -
  • 1-5 billion -
  • 5-10 billion -
  • 10-20 billion - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 20-40 billion - Beatissima (talk)
  • 40-80 billion - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 80-180 billion - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 180-295 billion -
  • Greater than 295 Billion (record high, 2017, highly unlikely) -

Informal betting on ACE totals

No betting on ACE totals that currently exist. Sorry.

  • Less than 40 (record low, 1914) -
  • 40-49 -
  • 50-59 -
  • 60-69 -
  • 70-79 - 
  • 80-89 -
  • 90-99 -
  • 100-109 -
  • 110-119 - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 120-129 -
  • 130-139 - Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC)
  • 140-149 -
  • 150-159 - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 160-179 - Beatissima (talk)
  • 180-199 -
  • 200-219 -
  • 220-239 -
  • 240-259 (record high, 1933) -
  • More than 259 (extremely unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of retired names

No betting on obvious numbers from storms that have already formed. Sorry.

  • No names -
  • 1 name -
  • 2 names - Ryan1000 19:24, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Jas (Anonymous 2.0) (talk) 20:41, 22 December 2021 (UTC) Beatissima (talk)
  • 3 names - ☁️ Nerd (Have a conversation) (Inputs) 14:14, 3 May 2022 (UTC)
  • 4 names -
  • 5 names (record high, 2005) -
  • More than 5 names (extremely unlikely) -

Informal betting on number of subtropical storms

Storms that change tropical later on or that were formerly tropical and subtropical depressions count too, but no betting on storms that have already formed. If you want to be extremely specific, write down the names of the storms you think will do so.

Informal betting on number of off-season storms

How many storms do you think will exist off-season (counting November-December crossover storms)? If you want to be specific, write down the storm names that you think will exist off-season.

Informal betting on final tropical cyclone report issued

This betting pool is closed until December 2022.

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