Faulty sensor: As of 26th Oct the wind sensor is not functioning normally. I will fix it ~September 2021. Until then wind data is being served from a nearby weather station, Harpenden weather.

Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 11.4 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 19.4 mph
Speed 6.5 mph
10-min Speed 7.4 mph
30-min Speed 6.3 mph
1hr Speed 6.4 mph
24hr Speed 2.9 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction SSW
10-min Direction SSW
30-min Direction SSW
1-hr Direction SSW
24-hr Direction SSW
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Day Average Speed 3.5 mph
Week Average Speed 3.2 mph
Month Average Speed 2.0 mph (-2.0)
Year Average Speed 4.2 mph (-0.5)
31-day Speed 2.9 mph
365-day Speed 4.1 mph
Day Average Direction SSW
Month Mean Direction SW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 21.7 mph
11:27
11.4 mph
18:24
29.7 mph
30th Jul
21.7 mph
Today
45.6 mph
11th Mar
Max Windspeed 13.7 mph
11:35
6.4 mph
18:41
18.9 mph
30th Jul
13.7 mph
Today
27.9 mph
11th Mar
Max 10-min Speed 9.7 mph
11:09
5.3 mph
23:09
15.9 mph
30th Jul
9.7 mph
Today
21.6 mph
11th Mar
Calmest Day - - 1.2 mph
Today
1.2 mph
4th
0.3 mph
3rd Mar
Windiest Day - - 6.5 mph
30th Jul
3.5 mph
Today
15.1 mph
11th 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
MeasureOverallAugust5th Aug
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
48.4 mph
Day 10, 2019
26.5 mph
2020
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
28.6 mph
Day 21, 2020
17.4 mph
2020
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
21.9 mph
Day 20, 2016
13.2 mph
2020
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.2 mph
Day 31, 2020
2.1 mph
2017
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
13.5 mph
Day 20, 2016
8.3 mph
2020

NB: Daily wind speed maxima & averages for the current year (and all other years on record) can be viewed here


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