The 10 Costliest U.S. Tornadoes

...in 2003 Dollars

Source: Storm Prediction Center

NOTE: Prior to 1994, Storm Data used categories for "Damage Class", and the values used here are inflation-adjusted medians within that particular damage class.

DATE

LOCATION(S)

ACTUAL $

ADJUSTED $

1

31 Mar 1973

Central-northern GA

1,250,000,000

5,175,000,000

2

8 Jun 1966

Topeka KS

250,000,000

1,420,000,000

3

11 May 1970

Lubbock TX

250,000,000

1,185,000,000

4

3 May 1999

Oklahoma City OK

1,000,000,000

1,100,000,000

5

3 Apr 1974

Xenia OH

250,000,000

932,500,000

6

6 May 1975

Omaha NE

250,603,000

857,062,260

7

10 Apr 1979

Wichita Falls TX

277,841,000

702,937,730

8

3 Jun 1980

Grand Island NE

285,050,000

635,661,500

9

3 Oct 1979

Windsor Locks CT

250,000,000

632,500,000

10

8 May 2003

Oklahoma City OK

370,000,000

370,000,000


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