Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 13.6 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 18.9 mph
Speed 9.4 mph
10-min Speed 8.8 mph
30-min Speed 7.1 mph
1hr Speed 7.2 mph
24hr Speed 4.9 mph
Beaufort Speed Moderate breeze (F4)
Direction SW
10-min Direction SSW
30-min Direction SW
1-hr Direction SSW
24-hr Direction SW
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Day Average Speed 4.4 mph
Week Average Speed 3.7 mph
Month Average Speed 3.4 mph (-1.7)
Year Average Speed 5.0 mph (+0.4)
31-day Speed 4.7 mph
365-day Speed 5.2 mph
Day Average Direction SW
Month Mean Direction SSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 18.9 mph
18:24
17.8 mph
07:09
18.9 mph
Today
18.9 mph
Today
45.2 mph
20th Aug
Max Windspeed 13.2 mph
18:24
12.8 mph
19:51
13.2 mph
Today
13.2 mph
Today
27.5 mph
8th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 8.9 mph
18:25
9.5 mph
07:10
10.3 mph
7th Dec
10.3 mph
7th
21.9 mph
8th Feb
Calmest Day - - 0.2 mph
6th Dec
0.2 mph
5th
0.2 mph
29th Oct
Windiest Day - - 6.7 mph
8th Dec
6.7 mph
7th
13.5 mph
20th Aug
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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
MeasureOverallDecember10th Dec
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
52.6 mph
Day 24, 2013
33.7 mph
2014
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
32.9 mph
Day 24, 2013
23.0 mph
2014
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.8 mph
Day 24, 2013
17.6 mph
2014
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.2 mph
Day 5, 2016
2.6 mph
2013
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
13.5 mph
Day 5, 2015
9.2 mph
2015

December 2016 Windrose

2016 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