Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 13.8 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 17.3 mph
Speed 8.1 mph
10-min Speed 7.3 mph
30-min Speed 6.8 mph
1hr Speed 7.2 mph
24hr Speed 3.5 mph
Beaufort Speed Moderate breeze (F4)
Direction SE
10-min Direction ESE
30-min Direction SE
1-hr Direction SE
24-hr Direction SE
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Day Average Speed 2.7 mph
Week Average Speed 3.5 mph
Month Average Speed 4.5 mph (+0.6)
Year Average Speed 4.3 mph (-0.4)
31-day Speed 3.8 mph
365-day Speed 4.3 mph
Day Average Direction SE
Month Mean Direction WSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 17.3 mph
11:36
16.1 mph
11:49
21.9 mph
21st Sep
41.5 mph
13th
46.1 mph
23rd Feb
Max Windspeed 13.0 mph
12:14
9.4 mph
11:53
15.3 mph
21st Sep
24.2 mph
13th
27.4 mph
23rd Feb
Max 10-min Speed 9.6 mph
12:37
7.3 mph
12:38
10.8 mph
21st Sep
18.4 mph
13th
22.0 mph
23rd Feb
Calmest Day - - 1.7 mph
20th Sep
0.7 mph
2nd
0.2 mph
18th Jan
Windiest Day - - 5.6 mph
22nd Sep
10.2 mph
13th
12.9 mph
23rd 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
MeasureOverallSeptember24th Sep
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
41.5 mph
Day 13, 2017
35.5 mph
2016
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
24.2 mph
Day 13, 2017
22.9 mph
2016
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
18.6 mph
Day 24, 2016
18.6 mph
2016
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.7 mph
Day 2, 2017
1.3 mph
2013
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
11.4 mph
Day 9, 2016
8.6 mph
2016

September 2017 Windrose

2017 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