Faulty sensor: As of 26th Oct the wind sensor is not functioning normally. Until I can fix it (post-covid unless I find two local able helpers), wind data is being served from a nearby weather station, Harpenden weather.

Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 0.0 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 0.0 mph
Speed 0.0 mph
10-min Speed 0.0 mph
30-min Speed 0.0 mph
1hr Speed 0.0 mph
24hr Speed 3.7 mph
Beaufort Speed Calm (F0)
Direction NNW
10-min Direction NNW
30-min Direction NNW
1-hr Direction NNW
24-hr Direction NNW
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Day Average Speed 0.7 mph
Week Average Speed 2.5 mph
Month Average Speed 2.6 mph (-2.5)
Year Average Speed 5.0 mph (+0.4)
31-day Speed 3.7 mph
365-day Speed 5.1 mph
Day Average Direction NNW
Month Mean Direction NNW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 6.8 mph
00:07
19.4 mph
03:43
25.1 mph
30th Nov
19.4 mph
1st
57.6 mph
9th Feb
Max Windspeed 4.7 mph
00:04
12.0 mph
02:00
16.4 mph
30th Nov
12.0 mph
1st
34.0 mph
9th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 3.9 mph
00:10
8.9 mph
03:49
13.7 mph
30th Nov
8.9 mph
1st
24.0 mph
9th Feb
Calmest Day - - 0.0 mph
27th Nov
0.7 mph
Today
0.0 mph
18th Oct
Windiest Day - - 5.1 mph
1st Dec
4.4 mph
1st
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
MeasureOverallDecember2nd Dec
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
52.6 mph
Day 24, 2013
30.6 mph
2014
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
32.9 mph
Day 24, 2013
18.5 mph
2014
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.8 mph
Day 24, 2013
14.0 mph
2014
Calmest Day 0.0 mph
18th Oct 2020
0.2 mph
Day 5, 2016
0.7 mph
2016
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
13.5 mph
Day 5, 2015
8.1 mph
2015

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


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