Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 25.3 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 28.8 mph
Speed 11.5 mph
10-min Speed 12.2 mph
30-min Speed 10.7 mph
1hr Speed 10.4 mph
24hr Speed 9.6 mph
Beaufort Speed Gentle breeze (F3)
Direction NNW
10-min Direction NNW
30-min Direction NNW
1-hr Direction NNW
24-hr Direction W
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Day Average Speed 8.7 mph
Week Average Speed 5.8 mph
Month Average Speed 6.1 mph (+1.0)
Year Average Speed 4.7 mph (+0.1)
31-day Speed 4.4 mph
365-day Speed 4.7 mph
Day Average Direction W
Month Mean Direction WSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 33.4 mph
01:07
33.4 mph
15:18
33.4 mph
Today
33.4 mph
8th
48.4 mph
10th Aug
Max Windspeed 18.9 mph
11:58
21.3 mph
15:18
21.5 mph
6th Dec
21.5 mph
6th
32.1 mph
8th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 14.1 mph
11:22
16.6 mph
12:16
16.6 mph
8th Dec
16.6 mph
8th
20.7 mph
3rd Mar
Calmest Day - - 0.7 mph
5th Dec
0.7 mph
4th
0.4 mph
18th May
Windiest Day - - 11.1 mph
Today
11.1 mph
8th
12.8 mph
16th Mar
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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
MeasureOverallDecember9th Dec
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
52.6 mph
Day 24, 2013
34.6 mph
2018
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
32.9 mph
Day 24, 2013
19.9 mph
2018
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.8 mph
Day 24, 2013
15.2 mph
2018
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.2 mph
Day 5, 2016
4.3 mph
2013
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
13.5 mph
Day 5, 2015
8.6 mph
Today

December 2019 Windrose

2019 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