Faulty sensor: As of 26th Oct the wind sensor is not functioning normally. Until I can fix it (post-covid unless I find two local able helpers), 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 0.1 mph
30-min Speed 0.0 mph
1hr Speed 0.0 mph
24hr Speed 1.4 mph
Beaufort Speed Calm (F0)
Direction ENE
10-min Direction ENE
30-min Direction ENE
1-hr Direction ENE
24-hr Direction ENE
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Day Average Speed 0.0 mph
Week Average Speed 3.0 mph
Month Average Speed 1.4 mph (-3.8)
Year Average Speed 4.9 mph (-0.3)
31-day Speed 5.3 mph
365-day Speed 4.7 mph
Day Average Direction ENE
Month Mean Direction ENE
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 3.4 mph
01:25
12.5 mph
10:42
25.1 mph
25th Feb
13.7 mph
1st
37.6 mph
20th Jan
Max Windspeed 0.7 mph
01:25
7.2 mph
15:56
16.7 mph
25th Feb
9.4 mph
1st
24.7 mph
20th Jan
Max 10-min Speed 0.1 mph
01:25
5.0 mph
10:44
14.2 mph
25th Feb
6.5 mph
1st
17.8 mph
20th Jan
Calmest Day - - 0.7 mph
28th Feb
0.0 mph
Today
0.0 mph
Today
Windiest Day - - 9.6 mph
25th Feb
2.7 mph
1st
13.7 mph
20th Jan
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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
MeasureOverallMarch3rd Mar
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
47.2 mph
Day 10, 2019
39.2 mph
2019
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
30.1 mph
Day 31, 2015
28.1 mph
2019
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
21.3 mph
Day 31, 2015
20.7 mph
2019
Calmest Day 0.0 mph
Today
0.0 mph
Today
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Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
13.9 mph
Day 11, 2013
10.5 mph
2019

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


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