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 0.0 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 3.4 mph
Speed 0.0 mph
10-min Speed 0.2 mph
30-min Speed 0.0 mph
1hr Speed 0.0 mph
24hr Speed 2.0 mph
Beaufort Speed Calm (F0)
Direction NW
10-min Direction NW
30-min Direction NW
1-hr Direction NW
24-hr Direction WNW
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Day Average Speed 0.2 mph
Week Average Speed 4.4 mph
Month Average Speed 3.2 mph (-1.1)
Year Average Speed 4.7 mph (-0.2)
31-day Speed 4.1 mph
365-day Speed 4.3 mph
Day Average Direction WNW
Month Mean Direction W
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 11.4 mph
01:12
24.0 mph
01:33
26.2 mph
29th Jun
24.0 mph
2nd
63.9 mph
18th Feb
Max Windspeed 3.0 mph
03:49
8.3 mph
17:14
16.3 mph
2nd Jul
16.3 mph
2nd
44.1 mph
18th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 1.3 mph
03:36
6.6 mph
16:35
12.7 mph
28th Jun
12.6 mph
2nd
29.5 mph
18th Feb
Calmest Day - - 2.2 mph
Today
0.2 mph
Today
0.1 mph
14th Jan
Windiest Day - - 6.6 mph
3rd Jul
6.6 mph
2nd
15.0 mph
18th 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
MeasureOverallJuly4th Jul
Max Gust 63.9 mph
18th Feb 2022
43.5 mph
Day 10, 2016
30.0 mph
2020
Max Windspeed 44.1 mph
18th Feb 2022
27.1 mph
Day 10, 2016
17.6 mph
2016
Max 10-min Speed 29.5 mph
18th Feb 2022
20.8 mph
Day 10, 2016
14.5 mph
2016
Calmest Day 0.0 mph
15th Nov 2021
0.2 mph
Today
0.2 mph
Today
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
12.4 mph
Day 10, 2016
9.3 mph
2020

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