Costliest Hurricanes in the United States (U.S. Mainland)1

Damages below are listed in U.S. dollars. Data has not been adjusted for inflation.

RankHurricaneLocationYearCate-
gory2
Damage
(in billions)
1. KatrinaLa./Miss.20053$151.03
2. SandyEast Coast20122823
3. IkeLa./Tx.2008229.5
4. AndrewFla./La.1992526.5
5.WilmaFla.2005321.0
6. IreneEast Coast2011316.6
7.CharleyFla.2004415.1
8.IvanAla./Fla.2004314.2
9.RitaTex./La.2005312.0
10.FrancesFla.200429.5
11.AllisonTex.2001TS49.0
12.JeanneFla.200437.6
13. HugoS.C.198947.0
1. 1900–2013.
2. At landfall. Saffir-Simpson Hurricane scale: Cat. 1 = weak; Cat. 5 = devastating.
3. Estimated.
4. Tropical storm intensity.
Source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Eqecat.