Detailed Wind Data

Current
Measure Value
Gust 12.7 mph
Max Gust Last Hour 13.8 mph
Speed 3.5 mph
10-min Speed 2.6 mph
30-min Speed 2.0 mph
1hr Speed 1.6 mph
24hr Speed 2.6 mph
Beaufort Speed Light breeze (F2)
Direction ENE
10-min Direction ENE
30-min Direction ENE
1-hr Direction ENE
24-hr Direction NE
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Day Average Speed 2.7 mph
Week Average Speed 3.0 mph
Month Average Speed 2.9 mph (-1.0)
Year Average Speed 5.5 mph (+0.8)
31-day Speed 4.1 mph
365-day Speed 5.3 mph
Day Average Direction NE
Month Mean Direction S
Current Extremes
MeasureTodayYesterdayWeekMonthYear
Max Gust 18.4 mph
09:19
25.3 mph
13:27
27.6 mph
16th Sep
27.6 mph
16th
57.6 mph
9th Feb
Max Windspeed 13.6 mph
10:42
15.2 mph
13:26
15.2 mph
19th Sep
15.2 mph
19th
34.0 mph
9th Feb
Max 10-min Speed 7.4 mph
09:38
10.0 mph
13:53
10.7 mph
18th Sep
10.9 mph
3rd
24.0 mph
9th Feb
Calmest Day - - 0.9 mph
16th Sep
0.3 mph
1st
0.2 mph
31st Aug
Windiest Day - - 4.2 mph
Today
6.8 mph
3rd
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
MeasureOverallSeptember20th Sep
Max Gust 57.6 mph
9th Feb 2020
41.5 mph
Day 13, 2017
34.6 mph
2018
Max Windspeed 35.5 mph
14th Feb 2014
26.7 mph
Day 21, 2018
23.0 mph
2018
Max 10-min Speed 26.6 mph
14th Feb 2014
18.6 mph
Day 24, 2016
16.8 mph
2018
Calmest Day 0.2 mph
29th Oct 2016
0.3 mph
Day 1, 2020
1.8 mph
2016
Windiest Day 16.4 mph
9th Feb 2020
11.4 mph
Day 9, 2016
9.6 mph
2018

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


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