Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 4.6 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 6.9 mph
Speed 3.2 mph
10-min Speed 2.3 mph
30-min Speed 2.4 mph
1hr Speed 2.6 mph
24hr Speed 6.4 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction SSW
10-min Direction SSW
30-min Direction S
1-hr Direction S
24-hr Direction WSW
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Day Average Speed 3.2 mph
Week Average Speed 9.4 mph
Month Average Speed 8.5 mph (+3.4)
Year Average Speed 7.2 mph (+2.0)
31-day Speed 8.6 mph
365-day Speed 5.2 mph
Day Average Direction WSW
Month Mean Direction SW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 11.5 mph
00:13
26.5 mph
11:11
40.3 mph
23rd Feb
57.6 mph
9th
57.6 mph
9th Feb
Max Windspeed 7.0 mph
01:06
16.6 mph
11:58
24.0 mph
22nd Feb
34.0 mph
9th
34.0 mph
9th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 4.8 mph
00:43
12.3 mph
14:58
18.4 mph
22nd Feb
24.0 mph
9th
24.0 mph
9th Feb
Calmest Day - - 7.0 mph
Today
1.5 mph
6th
1.2 mph
23rd Jan
Windiest Day - - 13.0 mph
23rd Feb
16.4 mph
9th
16.4 mph
9th 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
MeasureOverallFebruary27th Feb
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
57.6 mph
Day 9, 2020
27.3 mph
2017
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
35.5 mph
Day 14, 2014
18.9 mph
2017
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
26.6 mph
Day 14, 2014
14.4 mph
2017
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.6 mph
Day 5, 2012
1.8 mph
2019
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
16.4 mph
Day 9, 2020
7.6 mph
2017

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


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