How many people died from Cyclone Monica?
|Category 5 severe tropical cyclone (Aus scale)|
|Damage||$5.1 million (2006 USD)|
|Areas affected||Papua New Guinea, Australia|
|Part of the 2005–06 Australian region cyclone season|
Has there ever been a hurricane in Australia?
Mahina ranks among the most intense cyclones ever observed in the Southern Hemisphere and almost certainly as the most intense cyclone ever observed off the Eastern states of Australia in recorded history.