Wind Seasonal Summary (mph)

Data last updated 10/16/2017 17:50.
Northern Hemisphere Meterological Seasons
Winter: December, January, February
Spring: March, April, May
Summer: June, July, August
Fall: September, October, November

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Maximum Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 201737*512633*51*
Dec 2015 / Nov 20163742263442
Dec 2014 / Nov 20153634293336
Dec 2013 / Nov 20143840253440
Dec 2012 / Nov 201332*32312932*
Max38 51 31 34 51
 
Average Maximum Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 201719* 2 more than the Winter average.16  15 1 more than the Summer average.12* 2 less than the Fall average.16*1 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2015 / Nov 201617  17  15 1 more than the Summer average.13 1 less than the Fall average.16 
Dec 2014 / Nov 201516 1 less than the Winter average.19 2 more than the Spring average.14 1 less than the Summer average.14 1 more than the Fall average.16 
Dec 2013 / Nov 201418 1 more than the Winter average.17  13 1 less than the Summer average.14 1 more than the Fall average.16 
Dec 2012 / Nov 201314* 4 less than the Winter average.14 3 less than the Spring average.14  14  14*2 less than the yearly average.
Avg17 16 14 14 15
 
Average Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 20172*  1  1  1*  1* 
Dec 2015 / Nov 20162  2  1  1  
Dec 2014 / Nov 20152  2 1 more than the Spring average.1  1  
Dec 2013 / Nov 20142  2  1  1  
Dec 2012 / Nov 20132*  1  1  1  1* 
Avg2 2 1 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.