Wind Seasonal Summary (mph)

Data last updated 08/21/17 10:32 AM.
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 2017503538*---50*
Dec 2015 / Nov 20164039323240
Dec 2014 / Nov 20154433423344
Dec 2013 / Nov 20144145283945
Dec 2012 / Nov 20133235*31*34*35*
Dec 2011 / Nov 20124035283540
Dec 2010 / Nov 201143382637*43*
Dec 2009 / Nov 20104135263041
Dec 2008 / Nov 20093835293738
Dec 2007 / Nov 20084044403844
Dec 2006 / Nov 20074440264646
Dec 2005 / Nov 20064935264049
Dec 2004 / Nov 200531*3926*3639*
Max50 45 42 46 50
 
Average Maximum Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 201722 1 more than the Winter average.22  21*  ---22*1 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2015 / Nov 201622  22  21  20 1 less than the Fall average.21 
Dec 2014 / Nov 201520 2 less than the Winter average.22  21 1 more than the Summer average.21  21 
Dec 2013 / Nov 201421  23 1 more than the Spring average.21 1 more than the Summer average.21  22 
Dec 2012 / Nov 201320 1 less than the Winter average.21* 1 less than the Spring average.19* 2 less than the Summer average.20* 1 less than the Fall average.20*1 less than the yearly average.
Dec 2011 / Nov 201221 1 less than the Winter average.21 1 less than the Spring average.21 1 more than the Summer average.22 1 more than the Fall average.21 
Dec 2010 / Nov 201123 1 more than the Winter average.21 1 less than the Spring average.20  20* 1 less than the Fall average.21* 
Dec 2009 / Nov 201021  22 1 more than the Spring average.21  20 1 less than the Fall average.21 
Dec 2008 / Nov 200922  22  21 1 more than the Summer average.21 1 more than the Fall average.221 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2007 / Nov 200824 2 more than the Winter average.23 1 more than the Spring average.18 2 less than the Summer average.21  22 
Dec 2006 / Nov 200722 1 more than the Winter average.23 1 more than the Spring average.22 1 more than the Summer average.22 1 more than the Fall average.221 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2005 / Nov 200623 1 more than the Winter average.21 1 less than the Spring average.20  21  21 
Dec 2004 / Nov 200513* 9 less than the Winter average.22 1 less than the Spring average.20*  21  20*1 less than the yearly average.
Avg22 22 20 21 21
 
Average Wind Speed (mph)
DateWinterSpringSummerFallYear
Dec 2016 / Nov 20175 1 more than the Winter average.5 1 more than the Spring average.4*  ---4*1 more than the yearly average.
Dec 2015 / Nov 20165 1 more than the Winter average.4  4  4  
Dec 2014 / Nov 20154  4  4  4  
Dec 2013 / Nov 20145  5 1 more than the Spring average.4  4  
Dec 2012 / Nov 20134  4*  3*  4* 1 more than the Fall average.4* 
Dec 2011 / Nov 20125  4  3  3  
Dec 2010 / Nov 20115  4  3  3*  4* 
Dec 2009 / Nov 20104 1 less than the Winter average.4  4  3 1 less than the Fall average.
Dec 2008 / Nov 20094  4  4 1 more than the Summer average.4  
Dec 2007 / Nov 20084  4  3 1 less than the Summer average.4  
Dec 2006 / Nov 20074  4  4  4  
Dec 2005 / Nov 20065  3 1 less than the Spring average.3  3 1 less than the Fall average.
Dec 2004 / Nov 20054* 1 less than the Winter average.4  3* 1 less than the Summer average.4  4* 
Avg4 4 4 4 4
* 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.