Wind Seasonal Summary (mph)

Note: Data is updated after midnight each day.
Northern Hemisphere Meterological Seasons
Winter: December, January, February
Spring: March, April, May
Summer: June, July, August
Fall: September, October, November

 Daily DetailMonthly SummarySeasonal Summary 
Maximum Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 20173728*1839*39*
Dec 2015 / Nov 20163530213235
Dec 2014 / Nov 20153431203034
Dec 2013 / Nov 201418*31*203031*
Max37 31 21 39 39
 
Average Maximum Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 201716 1 more than the Winter average.17* 1 more than the Spring average.15 1 less than the Summer average.16* 1 more than the Fall average.16*1 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2015 / Nov 201617 2 more than the Winter average.17 2 more than the Spring average.15  15  161 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2014 / Nov 201516  17 1 more than the Spring average.15  16 1 more than the Fall average.161 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2013 / Nov 20148* 7 less than the Winter average.11* 4 less than the Spring average.15  15 1 less than the Fall average.13*2 less than the yearly average.
Avg15 16 15 16 15
 
Average Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 20173  3*  2  3*  3* 
Dec 2015 / Nov 20163  3  2  3  
Dec 2014 / Nov 20153  3  2  3  
Dec 2013 / Nov 20142* 1 less than the Winter average.2*  3  3  2* 
Avg3 3 2 3 3
* denotes incomplete data for the month/year.

WIND COLOR CODING CHART
Beaufort number Description Wind speed
mph km/h kts m/s
0Calm< 1< 1< 1< 0.3
1Light air1 – 31.1 – 5.51 – 20.3 – 1.5
2Light breeze4 – 7 5.6 – 113 – 61.6 – 3.4
3Gentle breeze8 – 1212 – 197 – 103.4 – 5.4
4Moderate breeze 13 – 1720 – 2811 – 155.5 – 7.9
5Fresh breeze 18 – 2429 – 3816 – 208.0 – 10.7
6Strong breeze25 – 3039 – 4921 – 2610.8 – 13.8
7High wind, Moderate gale, Near gale31 – 3850 – 6127 – 3313.9 – 17.1
8Gale, Fresh gale39 – 4662 – 7434 – 4017.2 – 20.7
9Strong gale47 – 5475 – 8841 – 4720.8 – 24.4
10Storm, Whole gale55 – 6389 – 10248 – 5524.5 – 28.4
11Violent storm64 – 72103 - 10756 – 6328.5 – 32.6
12Hurricane force > 73> 118> 64> 32.7

Script Developed by Murry Conarroe of Wildwood Weather.