Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 12.7 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 17.3 mph
Speed 10.7 mph
10-min Speed 8.5 mph
30-min Speed 6.2 mph
1hr Speed 7.1 mph
24hr Speed 7.3 mph
Beaufort Speed Moderate breeze (F4)
Direction SSW
10-min Direction SSW
30-min Direction SSW
1-hr Direction SSW
24-hr Direction SW
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Day Average Speed 7.7 mph
Week Average Speed 4.6 mph
Month Average Speed 5.3 mph (+1.3)
Year Average Speed 5.6 mph (+0.8)
31-day Speed 5.1 mph
365-day Speed 5.1 mph
Day Average Direction SW
Month Mean Direction SSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 24.6 mph
15:57
23.5 mph
12:50
24.6 mph
Today
24.6 mph
Today
42.0 mph
29th Mar
Max Windspeed 16.8 mph
09:45
16.3 mph
12:54
16.8 mph
Today
16.8 mph
Today
30.1 mph
31st Mar
Max 10-min Speed 13.5 mph
13:37
12.8 mph
12:56
13.5 mph
Today
13.5 mph
Today
21.3 mph
31st Mar
Calmest Day - - 2.3 mph
1st Aug
3.6 mph
1st
1.9 mph
5th Apr
Windiest Day - - 8.0 mph
29th Jul
7.7 mph
Today
12.7 mph
31st 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
MeasureOverallAugust4th Aug
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
36.2 mph
Day 24, 2010
24.6 mph
Today
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
22.5 mph
Day 23, 2010
16.8 mph
Today
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
15.8 mph
Day 10, 2014
13.5 mph
Today
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
1.6 mph
Day 31, 2011
4.4 mph
2014
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
8.4 mph
Day 24, 2010
7.7 mph
Today

August 2015 Windrose

2015 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