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Arrecifes Wind Stats

Wind Stats

(% offshore)

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(any wind direction)

The graph describes how frequently and how strongly the wind blows from different directions over a normal May. The largest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue suggests the strength, with the strongest winds shown by the darkest shade of blue. It is based on 3440 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2007, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to Arrecifes, located 21 km away (13 miles). There are insufficient 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 dominant wind at Arrecifes blows from the NE. If the rose diagram shows a close to circular outline, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at Arrecifes. On the other hand, dominant spokes illustrate favoured directions, and the more the darkest shade of blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. During a typical May, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (light blue) about 8% of the time (2 days each May) and blows offshore 10% of the time (3 days in an average May). Over an average May winds stronger than >40kph (25mph) are expected on 4 days at Arrecifes

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