Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 10.4 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 15.2 mph
Speed 7.6 mph
10-min Speed 7.5 mph
30-min Speed 5.2 mph
1hr Speed 5.4 mph
24hr Speed 6.4 mph
Beaufort Speed Gentle breeze (F3)
Direction WSW
10-min Direction WSW
30-min Direction SW
1-hr Direction SW
24-hr Direction WSW
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Day Average Speed 6.2 mph
Week Average Speed 6.0 mph
Month Average Speed 6.0 mph (+0.9)
Year Average Speed 4.6 mph (-0.0)
31-day Speed 4.7 mph
365-day Speed 4.7 mph
Day Average Direction WSW
Month Mean Direction WNW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 15.2 mph
07:46
28.4 mph
02:50
29.4 mph
18th Dec
33.7 mph
10th
49.7 mph
14th Feb
Max Windspeed 11.4 mph
01:58
18.1 mph
01:48
21.5 mph
18th Dec
23.0 mph
10th
35.5 mph
14th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 7.9 mph
03:39
13.8 mph
00:32
14.3 mph
18th Dec
17.6 mph
10th
26.6 mph
14th Feb
Calmest Day - - 2.7 mph
14th Dec
2.7 mph
13th
0.4 mph
20th Jan
Windiest Day - - 9.8 mph
19th Dec
9.8 mph
18th
13.3 mph
15th Feb
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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
MeasureOverallDecember20th Dec
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
52.6 mph
Day 24, 2013
30.8 mph
2013
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
32.9 mph
Day 24, 2013
20.1 mph
2013
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.8 mph
Day 24, 2013
15.5 mph
2013
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
0.6 mph
Day 11, 2013
3.0 mph
2010
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
12.1 mph
Day 23, 2013
7.7 mph
2013

December 2014 Windrose

2014 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