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Hideaways (Mentawi Islands) Wind Stats

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This picture illustrates how often and how strongly the wind blows from different directions over a normal March. The largest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue suggests the strength, with the darkest shade of blue showing the strongest winds. It is based on 3460 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2007, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to Hideaways (Mentawi Islands), located 28 km away (17 miles). There are too few recording stations world wide to use actual wind data. Invevitably some coastal places have very localized wind effects that would not be predicted by NWW3. According to the model, the dominant wind at Hideaways (Mentawi Islands) blows from the SSW. If the rose graph shows a fairly circular pattern, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at Hideaways (Mentawi Islands). Converseley, dominant spokes show favoured directions, and the more deep blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. During a typical March, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (pale blue) about 40% of the time (12 days each March) and blows offshore 48% of the time (4 days in an average March). Over an average March winds exceeding >40kph (25mph) are not expected, but 0 have winds on the range 30-40 (19-25) at Hideaways (Mentawi Islands)

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