Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 5.8 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 9.2 mph
Speed 3.8 mph
10-min Speed 3.9 mph
30-min Speed 3.6 mph
1hr Speed 3.7 mph
24hr Speed 6.3 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction SW
10-min Direction SW
30-min Direction SW
1-hr Direction SW
24-hr Direction WSW
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Day Average Speed 4.2 mph
Week Average Speed 4.5 mph
Month Average Speed 5.9 mph (+1.2)
Year Average Speed 5.8 mph (+0.8)
31-day Speed 6.0 mph
365-day Speed 4.8 mph
Day Average Direction WSW
Month Mean Direction W
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 10.2 mph
01:34
25.3 mph
12:16
25.3 mph
29th May
42.0 mph
5th
42.0 mph
29th Mar
Max Windspeed 7.6 mph
01:43
16.6 mph
10:41
16.6 mph
29th May
25.5 mph
5th
30.1 mph
31st Mar
Max 10-min Speed 5.6 mph
01:44
12.9 mph
10:44
12.9 mph
29th May
18.9 mph
5th
21.3 mph
31st Mar
Calmest Day - - 2.7 mph
26th May
2.7 mph
25th
1.9 mph
5th Apr
Windiest Day - - 6.5 mph
Today
11.6 mph
5th
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
MeasureOverallMay30th May
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
42.0 mph
Day 5, 2015
22.3 mph
2010
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
25.5 mph
Day 5, 2015
15.6 mph
2011
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
18.9 mph
Day 5, 2015
9.7 mph
2011
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
0.8 mph
Day 16, 2014
2.9 mph
2014
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
11.6 mph
Day 5, 2015
6.6 mph
2010

May 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