November 30 marks the end of the 2012 Atlantic Hurricane season. The season produced 19 named storms, of which 10 became hurricanes and one became a major hurricane. The number of named storms was above the average of 12. The number of hurricanes was above the average of 6, but the number of major hurricanes was below the average of 3. This hurricane season might be best remembered in the U.S. for producing Hurricane Sandy.