Wind Seasonal Summary (mph)

Data last updated 9/19/2017 15:35.
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 201728334228*42*
Dec 2015 / Nov 20163034362836
Dec 2014 / Nov 20152929413241
Dec 2013 / Nov 20143231364040
Dec 2012 / Nov 20132634322834
Dec 2011 / Nov 20123033373237
Dec 2010 / Nov 20114134423242
Dec 2009 / Nov 20104433342844
Dec 2008 / Nov 20092934403240
Dec 2007 / Nov 20083333434343
Dec 2006 / Nov 20073031332833
Dec 2005 / Nov 2006------31*2831*
Max44 34 43 43 44
 
Average Maximum Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 201712  17  18  17* 4 more than the Fall average.16*1 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2015 / Nov 201612  18  19  14  16 
Dec 2014 / Nov 201510 1 less than the Winter average.17 1 less than the Spring average.20 1 more than the Summer average.13  15 
Dec 2013 / Nov 201410 1 less than the Winter average.18 1 more than the Spring average.18  13  15 
Dec 2012 / Nov 201311  17  19  13  15 
Dec 2011 / Nov 201212 1 more than the Winter average.17 1 less than the Spring average.19  12 1 less than the Fall average.15 
Dec 2010 / Nov 201112 1 more than the Winter average.19 1 more than the Spring average.19  14  161 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2009 / Nov 201013 2 more than the Winter average.18 1 more than the Spring average.18  14 1 more than the Fall average.161 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2008 / Nov 200912 1 more than the Winter average.18 1 more than the Spring average.20 1 more than the Summer average.15 1 more than the Fall average.161 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2007 / Nov 200810 2 less than the Winter average.18 1 more than the Spring average.21 2 more than the Summer average.15 2 more than the Fall average.161 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2006 / Nov 200710 1 less than the Winter average.14 3 less than the Spring average.17 2 less than the Summer average.12 1 less than the Fall average.132 less than the yearly average.
Dec 2005 / Nov 2006------17* 2 less than the Summer average.12 2 less than the Fall average.14*2 less than the yearly average.
Avg11 17 19 13 15
 
Average Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 20171  1 1 less than the Spring average.1 1 less than the Summer average.1*  1*1 less than the yearly average.
Dec 2015 / Nov 20161  1 1 less than the Spring average.1 1 less than the Summer average.1  
Dec 2014 / Nov 20150  1 1 less than the Spring average.2  1  
Dec 2013 / Nov 20140 1 less than the Winter average.2  2  1  
Dec 2012 / Nov 20131  1  2  1  
Dec 2011 / Nov 20121  1  2  1  
Dec 2010 / Nov 20111  2 1 more than the Spring average.2  1  
Dec 2009 / Nov 20101  2 1 more than the Spring average.2 1 more than the Summer average.1  
Dec 2008 / Nov 20091  2 1 more than the Spring average.3 1 more than the Summer average.2 1 more than the Fall average.21 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2007 / Nov 20081  3 1 more than the Spring average.3 1 more than the Summer average.2 1 more than the Fall average.21 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2006 / Nov 20071  2  2  1  
Dec 2005 / Nov 2006------2*  1  1* 
Avg1 2 2 1 1
* 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.