Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 5.8 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 14.7 mph
Speed 3.3 mph
10-min Speed 4.6 mph
30-min Speed 5.1 mph
1hr Speed 5.1 mph
24hr Speed 4.4 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction NE
10-min Direction NE
30-min Direction NNE
1-hr Direction NNE
24-hr Direction N
--- ---
Day Average Speed 4.5 mph
Week Average Speed 3.6 mph
Month Average Speed 4.2 mph (-0.7)
Year Average Speed 5.8 mph (+0.7)
31-day Speed 4.7 mph
365-day Speed 4.9 mph
Day Average Direction N
Month Mean Direction SW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 16.8 mph
11:53
15.6 mph
17:54
18.1 mph
12th Apr
27.0 mph
8th
49.7 mph
14th Feb
Max Windspeed 12.5 mph
12:14
12.3 mph
18:50
13.5 mph
12th Apr
17.5 mph
8th
35.5 mph
14th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 8.5 mph
12:18
8.5 mph
18:58
9.7 mph
12th Apr
13.1 mph
8th
26.6 mph
14th Feb
Calmest Day - - 2.0 mph
12th Apr
1.0 mph
1st
0.4 mph
20th Jan
Windiest Day - - 4.5 mph
13th Apr
7.8 mph
6th
13.3 mph
15th Feb
12monthwind
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
MeasureOverallApril18th Apr
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
45.3 mph
Day 25, 2012
30.1 mph
2013
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
25.6 mph
Day 25, 2012
20.8 mph
2013
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
16.2 mph
Day 26, 2012
14.9 mph
2013
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
1.0 mph
Day 1, 2014
2.2 mph
2010
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
10.7 mph
Day 26, 2012
10.6 mph
2013

April 2014 Windrose

2014 Windrose

windrose month windrose year

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