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Playa de los Ahogados Wind Stats

Wind Stats

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This image illustrates how commonly and how strongly the wind blows from different directions through a typical May. The biggest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue indicates the strength, with the strongest winds shown by deep blue. It is based on 3440 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2007, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to Playa de los Ahogados, located 30 km away (19 miles). There are too few recording stations world wide to use actual wind data. Without question some coastal places have very localized wind effects that would not be predicted by NWW3. According to the model, the most common wind at Playa de los Ahogados blows from the WSW. If the rose diagram shows a close to circular outline, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at Playa de los Ahogados. On the other hand, dominant spokes illustrate favoured directions, and the more dark blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. Over an average May, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (pale blue) about 16% of the time (5 days each May) and blows offshore 20% of the time (6 days in an average May). In a typical May wind stronger than >40kph (25mph) was forecast for only a single days at Playa de los Ahogados

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