Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 9.2 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 11.5 mph
Speed 5.3 mph
10-min Speed 4.8 mph
30-min Speed 3.7 mph
1hr Speed 4.2 mph
24hr Speed 1.5 mph
Beaufort Speed Gentle breeze (F3)
Direction W
10-min Direction W
30-min Direction W
1-hr Direction W
24-hr Direction WNW
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Day Average Speed 1.7 mph
Week Average Speed 3.5 mph
Month Average Speed 4.1 mph (-1.1)
Year Average Speed 4.1 mph (-1.1)
31-day Speed 3.6 mph
365-day Speed 4.7 mph
Day Average Direction WNW
Month Mean Direction WNW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 12.7 mph
10:46
15.0 mph
02:46
23.0 mph
18th Jan
28.8 mph
13th
28.8 mph
13th Jan
Max Windspeed 7.7 mph
10:31
9.3 mph
10:38
13.8 mph
18th Jan
19.6 mph
13th
19.6 mph
13th Jan
Max 10-min Speed 5.6 mph
11:27
7.4 mph
11:41
10.9 mph
18th Jan
14.6 mph
13th
14.6 mph
13th Jan
Calmest Day - - 1.1 mph
21st Jan
1.1 mph
20th
1.1 mph
20th Jan
Windiest Day - - 5.0 mph
18th Jan
8.9 mph
13th
8.9 mph
13th 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
MeasureOverallJanuary24th Jan
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
50.0 mph
Day 3, 2018
46.1 mph
2018
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
31.0 mph
Day 18, 2018
24.9 mph
2018
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
23.3 mph
Day 18, 2018
20.0 mph
2018
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.2 mph
Day 18, 2017
0.6 mph
2017
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
12.6 mph
Day 3, 2018
10.6 mph
2018

January 2019 Windrose

2019 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