Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 3.5 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 19.6 mph
Speed 3.7 mph
10-min Speed 5.6 mph
30-min Speed 5.4 mph
1hr Speed 5.3 mph
24hr Speed 6.0 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction SW
10-min Direction WSW
30-min Direction WSW
1-hr Direction WSW
24-hr Direction WSW
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Day Average Speed 5.9 mph
Week Average Speed 7.4 mph
Month Average Speed 6.8 mph (+1.6)
Year Average Speed 6.8 mph (+1.6)
31-day Speed 6.8 mph
365-day Speed 4.7 mph
Day Average Direction WSW
Month Mean Direction SSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 23.0 mph
12:56
47.2 mph
05:20
47.2 mph
18th Jan
50.0 mph
3rd
50.0 mph
3rd Jan
Max Windspeed 16.2 mph
12:55
31.0 mph
04:25
31.0 mph
18th Jan
31.0 mph
18th
31.0 mph
18th Jan
Max 10-min Speed 12.0 mph
13:02
23.3 mph
04:44
23.3 mph
18th Jan
23.3 mph
18th
23.3 mph
18th Jan
Calmest Day - - 3.2 mph
13th Jan
2.9 mph
11th
2.9 mph
11th Jan
Windiest Day - - 10.4 mph
Today
12.6 mph
3rd
12.6 mph
3rd 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
MeasureOverallJanuary19th Jan
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
50.0 mph
Day 3, 2018
23.2 mph
2012
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
31.0 mph
Day 18, 2018
16.2 mph
Today
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.3 mph
Day 18, 2018
12.0 mph
Today
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.2 mph
Day 18, 2017
0.3 mph
2016
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
12.6 mph
Day 3, 2018
6.4 mph
2012

January 2018 Windrose

2018 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