Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 4.6 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 10.9 mph
Speed 3.3 mph
10-min Speed 4.5 mph
30-min Speed 3.3 mph
1hr Speed 3.2 mph
24hr Speed 3.8 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction ENE
10-min Direction NNW
30-min Direction NNE
1-hr Direction N
24-hr Direction N
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Day Average Speed 3.6 mph
Week Average Speed 3.6 mph
Month Average Speed 3.6 mph (-0.7)
Year Average Speed 4.8 mph (-0.0)
31-day Speed 3.5 mph
365-day Speed 4.7 mph
Day Average Direction N
Month Mean Direction NW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 12.8 mph
13:58
16.1 mph
05:14
18.7 mph
25th Jul
27.3 mph
9th
49.7 mph
14th Feb
Max Windspeed 8.7 mph
05:29
9.7 mph
15:56
14.3 mph
25th Jul
16.3 mph
3rd
35.5 mph
14th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 5.7 mph
00:32
6.8 mph
15:43
8.9 mph
25th Jul
13.1 mph
4th
26.6 mph
14th Feb
Calmest Day - - 2.5 mph
27th Jul
1.9 mph
8th
0.4 mph
20th Jan
Windiest Day - - 5.0 mph
24th Jul
7.4 mph
4th
13.3 mph
15th 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
MeasureOverallJuly29th Jul
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
28.9 mph
Day 15, 2010
28.6 mph
2013
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
20.1 mph
Day 8, 2011
17.5 mph
2013
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
14.6 mph
Day 2, 2012
13.6 mph
2013
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
1.5 mph
Day 16, 2013
3.2 mph
2011
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
9.0 mph
Day 15, 2010
7.3 mph
2013

July 2014 Windrose

2014 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