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 4.6 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 11.4 mph
Speed 3.5 mph
10-min Speed 3.1 mph
30-min Speed 2.4 mph
1hr Speed 3.6 mph
24hr Speed 3.5 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction SSW
10-min Direction SW
30-min Direction SW
1-hr Direction SW
24-hr Direction SSW
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Day Average Speed 3.6 mph
Week Average Speed 2.2 mph
Month Average Speed 3.3 mph (-0.8)
Year Average Speed 4.0 mph (-0.6)
31-day Speed 3.3 mph
365-day Speed 4.1 mph
Day Average Direction SSW
Month Mean Direction W
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 18.2 mph
18:47
18.2 mph
12:38
18.2 mph
Today
29.7 mph
1st
45.6 mph
11th Mar
Max Windspeed 10.6 mph
10:28
12.1 mph
12:38
12.1 mph
17th Oct
16.7 mph
1st
27.9 mph
11th Mar
Max 10-min Speed 7.9 mph
19:05
8.9 mph
12:46
8.9 mph
17th Oct
13.7 mph
3rd
21.6 mph
11th Mar
Calmest Day - - 0.8 mph
17th Oct
0.2 mph
9th
0.2 mph
9th Oct
Windiest Day - - 3.8 mph
Today
7.1 mph
5th
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
MeasureOverallOctober18th Oct
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
50.0 mph
Day 28, 2013
35.5 mph
2016
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
31.1 mph
Day 28, 2013
23.1 mph
2016
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
25.1 mph
Day 28, 2013
18.2 mph
2016
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.2 mph
Day 29, 2016
1.0 mph
2020
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
10.8 mph
Day 10, 2011
9.0 mph
2016

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


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