Cyclone tracy


About cyclone Tracy

Cyclone Tracy started on the 25th of December 1974. Tracy was reported as a category four cyclone.It was small but intense, the radius of the gale-force winds was at 50km. Darwin received 250mm of rain in 12 hours.Sixty-five people died. Around 90% of the houses got demolished or damaged in Darwin. The whole amount of the whole natural disaster was around $800 dollars back then but in todays money it is around $4.5 billion dollars.