Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 8.1 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 12.7 mph
Speed 4.8 mph
10-min Speed 3.7 mph
30-min Speed 5.0 mph
1hr Speed 5.3 mph
24hr Speed 4.0 mph
Beaufort Speed Gentle breeze (F3)
Direction ESE
10-min Direction ESE
30-min Direction SE
1-hr Direction SE
24-hr Direction ESE
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Day Average Speed 4.4 mph
Week Average Speed 5.3 mph
Month Average Speed 4.9 mph (+0.3)
Year Average Speed 4.8 mph (+0.2)
31-day Speed 4.6 mph
365-day Speed 4.9 mph
Day Average Direction ESE
Month Mean Direction SSE
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 19.6 mph
09:54
23.0 mph
06:38
31.1 mph
19th Nov
33.4 mph
7th
50.0 mph
3rd Jan
Max Windspeed 12.7 mph
11:03
17.4 mph
05:18
18.9 mph
19th Nov
24.2 mph
8th
31.0 mph
18th Jan
Max 10-min Speed 9.3 mph
10:02
12.4 mph
04:24
13.3 mph
19th Nov
14.1 mph
8th
23.3 mph
18th Jan
Calmest Day - - 2.6 mph
16th Nov
1.8 mph
5th
0.6 mph
19th Oct
Windiest Day - - 7.6 mph
20th Nov
8.0 mph
7th
12.6 mph
3rd 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
MeasureOverallNovember21st Nov
Max Gust 52.6 mph
24th Dec 2013
45.5 mph
Day 17, 2015
35.1 mph
2012
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
30.1 mph
Day 17, 2015
20.4 mph
2012
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
24.2 mph
Day 17, 2015
15.7 mph
2012
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.5 mph
Day 1, 2015
2.0 mph
2016
Windiest Day 13.9 mph
11th Mar 2013
12.2 mph
Day 22, 2017
8.0 mph
2017

November 2018 Windrose

2018 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