Peak Months in Worldwide UFO Waves

Source: UFOCAT 2002

Involved Peak #

Month & UFO Time Peak Daily

Year Reports Zones CEs Date Reports Concentration of Reports
July 1946 131 6 32 July 9, 1946 46 Western Europe (Scandinavia)
July 1947 1045 17 33 July 7, 1947 203 Worldwide (Central US)
March 1950 583 15 29 March 28, 1950 41 Europe
July 1952 657 16 64 July 29, 1952 52 Worldwide (Eastern US)
October 1954 1071 19 242 October 14, 1954 78 Western Europe
August 1955 142 10 38 August 26, 1955 9 Western Hemisphere and Europe
September 1956 179 13 26 September 3, 1956 13 Worldwide (Europe)
November 1957 632 17 147 November 6, 1957 101 Worldwide
July 1959 110 13 18 July 18, 1959 13 Australia (New Guinea)
May 1960 125 15 25 May 13 1960 50 South America
January 1961 168 18 16 January 6, 1961 11 Worldwide (Central US)
May 1962 124 14 23 May 13, 1962 29 South America
July 1963 150 14 33 July 25, 1963 16 United Kingdom
June 1964 175 11 38 May 17, 1964 16 Eastern North America
August 1965 542 13 137 August 2, 1965 85 Central North America
March 1966 383 14 92 March 28, 1966 41 Eastern North America
March 1967 558 17 108 March 8, 1967 48 Eastern & Central North America
June 1967 387 16 50 June 24, 1967 89 South America
October 1967 867 17 129 October 26, 1967 128 United Kingdom
July 1968 395 15 112 July 26, 1968 19 South America
March 1969 272 13 65 March 10, 1969 23 South America & Central North America
August 1970 183 15 68 August 16, 1970 10 Western Europe
October 1971 338 12 40 October 13, 1971 47 Western Europe
July 1972 330 11 86 July 4, 1972 25 Southern Africa
March 1973 214 13 66 March 23, 1973 22 Eastern North America & Atlantic Time Zone
October 1973 1123 17 447 October 16, 1973 116 Eastern & Central North America
March 1974 256 14 80 March 25, 1974 15 Western Europe
August 1974 273 14 81 August 12, 1974 32 North America & Western Europe
January 1975 238 13 88 January 15, 1975 14 Eastern & Central North America
April 1975 250 11 113 April 4, 1975 36 Eastern North America & Atlantic Time Zone
October 1975 336 14 102 October 27, 1975 23 Worldwide, Eastern US
May 1977 162 16 49 May 17, 1977 15 United Kingdom, Australia & New Zealand
October 1977 162 16 54 October 18, 1977 12 Eastern & Central North America
October 1978 214 16 61 October 21, 1978 40 Western Australia
December 1978 225 17 85 December 21, 1978 18 Western Europe (Italy) & New Zealand
September 1979 104 10 34 September 14, 1979 10 Western Europe
June 1980 78 11 22 June 14, 1980 44 South America
March 1983 61 6 11 March 24, 1983 37 Eastern North America
January 1988 65 8 20 January 28, 1988 10 United Kingdom
October 1989 116 11 33 October 11, 1989 10 Central North America
November 1990 112 10 20 November 5, 1990 58 Western Europe (France)
March 1995 147 11 29 March 15, 1995 16 North America Pacific Time Zone
August 1995 183 11 29 August 25, 1995 13 North America Pacific Time Zone
January 1996 125 12 33 January 20, 1996 7 South America & Western Europe
October 1996 125 12 29 October 18, 1996 10 Worldwide
March 1997 145 11 16 March 13, 1997 21 Western Europe
July 1997 175 11 11 July 4, 1997 45 Central North America
March 1998 129 13 5 March 7, 1998 23 Eastern North America
October 1998 219 12 13 October 26, 1998 16 Western Hemisphere
May 1999 208 13 18 May 1, 1999 13 North America & Alaska
July 1999 280 11 20 July 18, 1999 21 Worldwide
November 1999 268 13 11 November 16, 2000 31 Eastern North America
July 2000 214 10 16 July 7, 2000 29 North America Pacific Time Zone