Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 16.1 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 25.1 mph
Speed 8.8 mph
10-min Speed 10.8 mph
30-min Speed 10.4 mph
1hr Speed 11.5 mph
24hr Speed 9.4 mph
Beaufort Speed Moderate breeze (F4)
Direction WSW
10-min Direction W
30-min Direction W
1-hr Direction W
24-hr Direction WNW
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Day Average Speed 9.4 mph
Week Average Speed 7.7 mph
Month Average Speed 9.4 mph (+4.5)
Year Average Speed 6.0 mph (+0.9)
31-day Speed 6.2 mph
365-day Speed 4.6 mph
Day Average Direction WNW
Month Mean Direction N
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 28.6 mph
13:32
39.8 mph
02:36
42.0 mph
29th Mar
28.6 mph
Today
42.0 mph
29th Mar
Max Windspeed 17.6 mph
15:16
30.1 mph
01:47
30.1 mph
31st Mar
17.6 mph
Today
30.1 mph
31st Mar
Max 10-min Speed 13.5 mph
16:14
21.3 mph
02:43
21.3 mph
31st Mar
13.5 mph
Today
21.3 mph
31st Mar
Calmest Day - - 3.1 mph
26th Mar
9.4 mph
Today
2.1 mph
19th Jan
Windiest Day - - 12.7 mph
Today
9.4 mph
Today
12.7 mph
31st 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
MeasureOverallApril1st Apr
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
45.3 mph
Day 25, 2012
28.6 mph
Today
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
25.6 mph
Day 25, 2012
19.7 mph
2013
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
16.2 mph
Day 26, 2012
13.7 mph
2013
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
1.0 mph
Day 1, 2014
1.0 mph
2014
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
10.7 mph
Day 26, 2012
9.4 mph
Today

March 2015 Windrose

2015 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