Max wind speed: 115 km/h , gusts 210 km/h
Vessels damaged or destroyed
Ocean going: 22
Fishing boats: about 40
Some buildings in Jardine’s Bazaar in Causeway Bay and Fa Yuen Street in Mong Kok were destroyed, as were Shing Mun Hospital, Lai Chi Kok Prison and Tsuen Wan Police Station. Two-, three- or four-storey buildings, western-style houses, scaffolding factories, temporary shelters and stone huts were also damaged.
More information about damages and losses in the China Mail from 1936-08-17