Texas Shark Attacks

70 attacks recorded
Texas shark attacks
Date Location Fatal?
Apr 4th 1953 South Padre Island N
Jul 10th 1950 Near Port Arthur N
Jul 9th 1950 Galveston Bay N
Feb 13th 1948 Gulf of Mexico between Brownsville & Carmen, Mexico Y
Jul 14th 1939 West Bay, 19 miles from Galveston N
Jun 15th 1937 Galveston Y
May 30th 1937 Galveston N
Galveston N
Aug 18th 1931 Off Brownsville N
May 27th 1930 High Island N
Sep 1st 1928 Corpus Christi N
Sep 23rd 1911 Galveston Ship Channel Y
Rockport, Aransas County N
Jul 19th 2019 Texas City, Galveston N
Jul 27th 1904 Y
Near Port Lavaca, Calhoun County N
Rockport N
Velasco N
Jul 19th 1889 West Bay near Galveston N
Brazos Y
12

Attacks by region

Attacks by location

  • New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County (164)
  • Daytona Beach, Volusia County (32)
  • Ponce Inlet, Volusia County (17)
  • Myrtle Beach, Horry County (17)
  • Melbourne Beach, Brevard County (16)
  • Isle of Palms, Charleston County (15)
  • Cocoa Beach, Brevard County (14)
  • Ponce Inlet, New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County (13)
  • Jensen Beach, Martin County (11)
  • Florida Keys (11)

Attacks by month

  • January (1)
  • February (1)
  • March (1)
  • April (4)
  • May (8)
  • June (10)
  • July (25)
  • August (9)
  • September (5)
  • October (3)
  • November (1)