Cyclone Pam

Category 5 South Pacific cyclone in 2015

Cyclone Pam is a 2015 Pacific Ocean tropical cyclone. The storm caused major devastation in Vanuatu. It is the second most intense storm according to pressure, after Cyclone Zoe in 2002. The storm has killed many people and caused heavy damage.[1]

Pam formed March 6 east of the Solomon Islands. It reached Category 5 on Saffir-Simpson Scale. It caused damaging storm surges in certain areas.


  1. Robertson, Joshua (15 March 2015). "Cyclone Pam". The Guardian. Retrieved Mar 15, 2015.