The previous year 1960 Bangladesh faced three major cyclone but this year due to some advance warning the casualty was less than previous but still greatly accountable .
|Peak intensity||95 km/h (60 mph) (3-min) 980 hPa|
From May 6–9, the JTWC tracked this system as Tropical Storm Winnie The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) estimated that the storm attained peak one-minute winds of 155 km/h (100 mph)
In Bangladesh, 11,468 people were killed
May 27 – May 30
|Peak intensity||120 km/h (75 mph) (3-min)|
Severe Cyclonic Storm Five again in the same month
Caused considerable damage in Bangladesh , where wind gusts reached 155 km/h (100 mph).A storm surge of 6.4 m (21 ft) was measured in Chittagong. Due advanced warnings, put out an unprecedented 36 hours before the storm, relatively few casualties took place.