Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 26.2 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 35.6 mph
Speed 17.0 mph
10-min Speed 18.9 mph
30-min Speed 15.5 mph
1hr Speed 17.0 mph
24hr Speed 10.6 mph
Beaufort Speed Fresh breeze (F5)
Direction W
10-min Direction W
30-min Direction WSW
1-hr Direction W
24-hr Direction WSW
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Day Average Speed 12.7 mph
Week Average Speed 5.2 mph
Month Average Speed 4.9 mph (-0.2)
Year Average Speed 4.0 mph (-1.2)
31-day Speed 4.1 mph
365-day Speed 4.5 mph
Day Average Direction WSW
Month Mean Direction SSW
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 41.9 mph
09:50
29.4 mph
01:03
41.9 mph
Today
41.9 mph
Today
41.9 mph
Today
Max Windspeed 26.8 mph
10:23
16.7 mph
02:45
26.8 mph
Today
26.8 mph
Today
26.8 mph
Today
Max 10-min Speed 21.8 mph
10:24
13.4 mph
02:53
21.8 mph
Today
21.8 mph
Today
21.8 mph
Today
Calmest Day - - 1.8 mph
18th Feb
1.7 mph
4th
0.2 mph
18th Jan
Windiest Day - - 9.5 mph
Today
12.6 mph
Today
12.6 mph
Today
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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
MeasureOverallFebruary23rd Feb
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
49.7 mph
Day 14, 2014
41.9 mph
Today
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
35.5 mph
Day 14, 2014
26.8 mph
Today
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
26.6 mph
Day 14, 2014
21.8 mph
Today
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.6 mph
Day 5, 2012
3.1 mph
2016
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
13.3 mph
Day 15, 2014
12.6 mph
Today

February 2017 Windrose

2017 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