Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 10.4 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 10.7 mph
Speed 7.4 mph
10-min Speed 5.9 mph
30-min Speed 4.6 mph
1hr Speed 5.2 mph
24hr Speed 7.2 mph
Beaufort Speed Gentle breeze (F3)
Direction NNE
10-min Direction ENE
30-min Direction NE
1-hr Direction NE
24-hr Direction ENE
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Day Average Speed 6.6 mph
Week Average Speed 6.3 mph
Month Average Speed 5.0 mph (+0.0)
Year Average Speed 5.8 mph (+0.7)
31-day Speed 5.5 mph
365-day Speed 4.6 mph
Day Average Direction ENE
Month Mean Direction N
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 15.2 mph
00:02
20.6 mph
12:17
29.9 mph
12th Apr
29.9 mph
12th
42.0 mph
29th Mar
Max Windspeed 12.8 mph
01:17
15.6 mph
11:35
20.6 mph
12th Apr
20.6 mph
12th
30.1 mph
31st Mar
Max 10-min Speed 8.8 mph
01:23
11.1 mph
11:39
16.2 mph
12th Apr
16.2 mph
12th
21.3 mph
31st Mar
Calmest Day - - 3.7 mph
14th Apr
1.9 mph
5th
1.9 mph
5th Apr
Windiest Day - - 7.8 mph
13th Apr
9.2 mph
1st
12.7 mph
31st Mar
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Note 1: Valid wind records began in August 2009.
Note 2: Figures in brackets refer to departure from average conditions.
A note on "Speed" vs. "Gust": "Speed" is the windspeed sampled over a one minute period, "Gust" is the windspeed sampled over a 14 second period.

Records
MeasureOverallApril18th Apr
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
45.3 mph
Day 25, 2012
30.1 mph
2013
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
25.6 mph
Day 25, 2012
20.8 mph
2013
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
16.2 mph
Day 26, 2012
14.9 mph
2013
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
1.0 mph
Day 1, 2014
2.2 mph
2010
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
10.7 mph
Day 26, 2012
10.6 mph
2013

April 2015 Windrose

2015 Windrose

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NB: Daily wind speed maxima & averages for the current year (and all other years on record) can be viewed here

31-day wind speed graph