Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 6.9 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 12.7 mph
Speed 3.8 mph
10-min Speed 3.9 mph
30-min Speed 4.2 mph
1hr Speed 4.8 mph
24hr Speed 5.3 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction W
10-min Direction WNW
30-min Direction WSW
1-hr Direction W
24-hr Direction WNW
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Day Average Speed 5.3 mph
Week Average Speed 3.0 mph
Month Average Speed 3.7 mph (-1.0)
Year Average Speed 5.9 mph (+0.9)
31-day Speed 4.0 mph
365-day Speed 5.5 mph
Day Average Direction WNW
Month Mean Direction SSE
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 23.0 mph
13:17
11.5 mph
00:12
23.0 mph
Today
25.3 mph
2nd
54.1 mph
2nd Jan
Max Windspeed 13.4 mph
13:24
7.1 mph
06:28
13.4 mph
Today
15.9 mph
2nd
32.8 mph
2nd Jan
Max 10-min Speed 9.8 mph
13:31
5.2 mph
00:16
9.8 mph
Today
13.1 mph
2nd
25.0 mph
21st Jan
Calmest Day - - 1.5 mph
17th May
1.5 mph
17th
1.5 mph
17th May
Windiest Day - - 5.3 mph
Today
6.7 mph
3rd
13.4 mph
21st 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
MeasureOverallMay22nd May
Max Gust 63.9 mph
18th Feb 2022
42.2 mph
Day 21, 2021
33.8 mph
2011
Max Windspeed 44.1 mph
18th Feb 2022
25.5 mph
Day 5, 2015
21.0 mph
2011
Max 10-min Speed 29.5 mph
18th Feb 2022
19.7 mph
Day 3, 2021
14.7 mph
2020
Calmest Day 0.0 mph
15th Nov 2021
0.4 mph
Day 18, 2019
2.3 mph
2016
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
13.9 mph
Day 21, 2021
9.1 mph
2011

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


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