Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 15.0 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 25.3 mph
Speed 12.7 mph
10-min Speed 8.1 mph
30-min Speed 8.4 mph
1hr Speed 8.8 mph
24hr Speed 8.6 mph
Beaufort Speed Moderate breeze (F4)
Direction SW
10-min Direction SW
30-min Direction SW
1-hr Direction SW
24-hr Direction SW
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Day Average Speed 10.0 mph
Week Average Speed 4.2 mph
Month Average Speed 4.2 mph (-0.4)
Year Average Speed 4.4 mph (-0.2)
31-day Speed 4.2 mph
365-day Speed 4.3 mph
Day Average Direction SW
Month Mean Direction W
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 28.8 mph
02:43
27.6 mph
20:20
28.8 mph
Today
28.8 mph
Today
46.1 mph
23rd Feb
Max Windspeed 16.7 mph
03:27
17.2 mph
21:50
17.2 mph
21st Nov
17.2 mph
21st
27.4 mph
23rd Feb
Max 10-min Speed 12.1 mph
04:21
13.1 mph
21:51
13.1 mph
21st Nov
13.1 mph
21st
22.0 mph
23rd Feb
Calmest Day - - 1.8 mph
18th Nov
1.1 mph
2nd
0.2 mph
18th Jan
Windiest Day - - 8.0 mph
Today
10.0 mph
Today
12.9 mph
23rd Feb
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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
MeasureOverallNovember22nd Nov
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
45.5 mph
Day 17, 2015
38.9 mph
2012
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
30.1 mph
Day 17, 2015
27.5 mph
2012
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
24.2 mph
Day 17, 2015
18.7 mph
2012
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.5 mph
Day 1, 2015
1.4 mph
2011
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
11.7 mph
Day 15, 2015
10.8 mph
2012

November 2017 Windrose

2017 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