Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 11.5 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 16.1 mph
Speed 5.2 mph
10-min Speed 7.5 mph
30-min Speed 6.7 mph
1hr Speed 6.5 mph
24hr Speed 2.8 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction S
10-min Direction SSE
30-min Direction WSW
1-hr Direction SW
24-hr Direction WNW
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Day Average Speed 2.0 mph
Week Average Speed 4.8 mph
Month Average Speed 4.3 mph (+0.3)
Year Average Speed 5.8 mph (+1.1)
31-day Speed 4.8 mph
365-day Speed 5.4 mph
Day Average Direction WNW
Month Mean Direction WNW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 16.1 mph
11:00
16.1 mph
08:51
23.0 mph
31st Jul
19.6 mph
1st
57.6 mph
9th Feb
Max Windspeed 11.2 mph
11:11
10.8 mph
10:57
14.1 mph
31st Jul
13.8 mph
1st
34.0 mph
9th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 8.5 mph
11:03
6.5 mph
15:39
11.4 mph
31st Jul
10.4 mph
1st
24.0 mph
9th Feb
Calmest Day - - 3.0 mph
31st Jul
2.0 mph
Today
1.2 mph
23rd Jan
Windiest Day - - 6.3 mph
2nd Aug
6.3 mph
1st
16.4 mph
9th 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
MeasureOverallAugust4th Aug
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
48.4 mph
Day 10, 2019
33.9 mph
2016
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
26.4 mph
Day 20, 2016
23.2 mph
2016
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
21.9 mph
Day 20, 2016
16.8 mph
2016
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.8 mph
Day 11, 2015
2.0 mph
Today
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
13.5 mph
Day 20, 2016
9.7 mph
2016

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