Faulty sensor: As of 26th Oct the wind sensor is not functioning normally. I will fix it ~September 2021. Until then wind data is being served from a nearby weather station, Harpenden weather.

Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 0.0 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 4.6 mph
Speed 0.0 mph
10-min Speed 0.0 mph
30-min Speed 0.0 mph
1hr Speed 0.5 mph
24hr Speed 1.0 mph
Beaufort Speed Calm (F0)
Direction W
10-min Direction W
30-min Direction W
1-hr Direction W
24-hr Direction SW
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Day Average Speed 1.3 mph
Week Average Speed 1.4 mph
Month Average Speed 3.9 mph (-1.3)
Year Average Speed 3.9 mph (-1.3)
31-day Speed 4.3 mph
365-day Speed 4.2 mph
Day Average Direction SW
Month Mean Direction W
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 13.7 mph
12:13
16.0 mph
03:53
18.2 mph
12th Jan
30.8 mph
2nd
30.8 mph
2nd Jan
Max Windspeed 9.0 mph
12:20
9.7 mph
06:12
9.7 mph
17th Jan
18.0 mph
2nd
18.0 mph
2nd Jan
Max 10-min Speed 8.2 mph
12:40
7.8 mph
06:13
8.2 mph
Today
13.8 mph
2nd
13.8 mph
2nd Jan
Calmest Day - - 0.1 mph
15th Jan
0.1 mph
14th
0.1 mph
14th Jan
Windiest Day - - 3.4 mph
12th Jan
9.3 mph
2nd
9.3 mph
2nd Jan
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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
MeasureOverallJanuary18th Jan
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
50.0 mph
Day 3, 2018
47.2 mph
2018
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
31.0 mph
Day 18, 2018
31.0 mph
2018
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.3 mph
Day 18, 2018
23.3 mph
2018
Calmest Day 0.0 mph
15th Nov 2021
0.1 mph
Day 14, 2022
0.2 mph
2017
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
13.7 mph
Day 20, 2021
10.4 mph
2018

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


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