Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 0.0 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 5.8 mph
Speed 0.0 mph
10-min Speed 0.2 mph
30-min Speed 1.3 mph
1hr Speed 2.1 mph
24hr Speed 4.0 mph
Beaufort Speed Calm (F0)
Direction NW
10-min Direction WNW
30-min Direction NW
1-hr Direction NW
24-hr Direction WNW
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Day Average Speed 2.4 mph
Week Average Speed 8.0 mph
Month Average Speed 6.8 mph (+1.6)
Year Average Speed 6.8 mph (+1.6)
31-day Speed 6.3 mph
365-day Speed 4.9 mph
Day Average Direction WNW
Month Mean Direction SW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 6.9 mph
00:02
16.1 mph
12:33
42.6 mph
15th Jan
42.6 mph
14th
42.6 mph
14th Jan
Max Windspeed 4.7 mph
00:06
10.8 mph
12:32
28.6 mph
15th Jan
28.6 mph
15th
28.6 mph
15th Jan
Max 10-min Speed 3.7 mph
00:10
7.6 mph
11:32
20.9 mph
14th Jan
20.9 mph
14th
20.9 mph
14th Jan
Calmest Day - - 4.2 mph
Today
2.0 mph
1st
2.0 mph
1st Jan
Windiest Day - - 11.5 mph
15th Jan
11.5 mph
14th
11.5 mph
14th 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
2018
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.3 mph
Day 18, 2018
12.0 mph
2018
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 2020 Windrose

2020 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