Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 4.6 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 8.1 mph
Speed 2.9 mph
10-min Speed 4.0 mph
30-min Speed 2.0 mph
1hr Speed 2.4 mph
24hr Speed 5.0 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction NW
10-min Direction WNW
30-min Direction WNW
1-hr Direction WNW
24-hr Direction WSW
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Day Average Speed 3.7 mph
Week Average Speed 4.9 mph
Month Average Speed 4.6 mph (+0.3)
Year Average Speed 5.6 mph (+0.8)
31-day Speed 4.9 mph
365-day Speed 5.0 mph
Day Average Direction WSW
Month Mean Direction SSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 5.8 mph
00:02
18.5 mph
18:39
19.9 mph
30th Jun
19.7 mph
1st
42.0 mph
29th Mar
Max Windspeed 5.0 mph
00:04
12.8 mph
18:03
14.5 mph
30th Jun
14.0 mph
1st
30.1 mph
31st Mar
Max 10-min Speed - 9.9 mph
18:10
11.4 mph
1st Jul
11.4 mph
1st
21.3 mph
31st Mar
Calmest Day - - 3.9 mph
1st Jul
3.7 mph
Today
1.9 mph
5th Apr
Windiest Day - - 5.7 mph
27th Jun
5.2 mph
1st
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
MeasureOverallJuly3rd Jul
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
28.9 mph
Day 15, 2010
22.3 mph
2014
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
20.1 mph
Day 8, 2011
16.3 mph
2014
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
14.6 mph
Day 2, 2012
11.2 mph
2014
Calmest Day 0.4 mph
20th Jan 2014
1.5 mph
Day 16, 2013
2.7 mph
2011
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
9.0 mph
Day 15, 2010
6.1 mph
2014

July 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