Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 5.8 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 11.5 mph
Speed 3.9 mph
10-min Speed 4.5 mph
30-min Speed 3.8 mph
1hr Speed 3.9 mph
24hr Speed 3.2 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction SW
10-min Direction WSW
30-min Direction SW
1-hr Direction SW
24-hr Direction SW
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Day Average Speed 3.5 mph
Week Average Speed 9.4 mph
Month Average Speed 8.3 mph (+3.1)
Year Average Speed 5.5 mph (+0.3)
31-day Speed 6.6 mph
365-day Speed 4.6 mph
Day Average Direction SW
Month Mean Direction WSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 17.3 mph
13:11
17.3 mph
13:13
47.2 mph
15th Mar
47.2 mph
10th
47.2 mph
10th Mar
Max Windspeed 10.8 mph
16:54
11.9 mph
13:10
27.1 mph
16th Mar
29.0 mph
10th
32.1 mph
8th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 7.6 mph
13:17
9.3 mph
13:14
20.4 mph
16th Mar
20.7 mph
3rd
20.7 mph
3rd Mar
Calmest Day - - 3.6 mph
Today
3.1 mph
1st
1.1 mph
20th Jan
Windiest Day - - 12.8 mph
17th Mar
12.8 mph
16th
12.8 mph
16th 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
MeasureOverallMarch19th Mar
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
47.2 mph
Day 10, 2019
31.4 mph
2017
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
30.1 mph
Day 31, 2015
21.7 mph
2018
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
21.3 mph
Day 31, 2015
16.1 mph
2018
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
1.2 mph
Day 29, 2011
1.6 mph
2011
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
13.9 mph
Day 11, 2013
9.6 mph
2018

March 2019 Windrose

2019 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