How many tornadoes Does Indiana have a year?
Indiana typically sees about 20 tornadoes on average each year, while Oklahoma (and much of the rest of traditional tornado alley) easily sees 50 to over 100 tornadoes in the same time period.
How many tornadoes have been in Indiana?
Yearly Summary in Indiana
|Year||# of Tornadoes||Property Damage|
When was the last time a tornado hit Indiana?
Violent Tornadoes in Indiana
|February 27, 1876||June 4, 1877||June 30, 1877|
|June 7, 1948||May 21, 1949||March 6, 1956|
|April 11, 1965||May 14, 1972||April 3, 1974|
|January 7, 1989||June 2, 1990||November 22, 1992|
|March 2, 2012|
Are tornadoes common in Indiana?
Indiana Tornado Averages
There are an average of 22 tornados that happens each year in Indiana. The height of storms happen during the spring and summer months.
Which state has most tornadoes?
Here are the 10 states with the highest numbers of tornadoes:
- Texas (155)
- Kansas (96)
- Florida (66)
- Oklahoma (62)
- Nebraska (57)
- Illinois (54)
- Colorado (53)
- Iowa (51)
What month has the most tornadoes in Indiana?
Peak tornado season is in the months of April, May and June. This year shouldn’t be any different except that with the quick warming and the pattern change the weather here could become more volatile in March.
Will there be a lot of tornadoes this year 2021?
Despite several outbreaks in March and another large outbreak at the beginning of May, the year remains below-average due to inactivity during April and June.
Tornadoes of 2021.
|A map of confirmed U.S. tornadoes by their Enhanced Fujita scale ratings|
|Timespan||January 1 – present|
|2019 2020 2021 2022 2023|
What was the biggest tornado?
Officially, the widest tornado on record is the El Reno, Oklahoma tornado of May 31, 2013 with a width of 2.6 miles (4.2 km) at its peak.