Average Vector Wind Direction (10 m)

The vector average wind direction at a height of 10 meters above the ground. Note: wind direction always describes the direction from which the wind is blowing. The vane has a starting threshold of 1.1 m s-1.

Type Sensor Used Standards Units Accuracy
Standard - Primary RM Young Wind Monitor, PDF Described in degrees in a circle (from true north), where north is 0 degrees, east is 90 degrees, south is 180 degrees, and west is 270 degrees ±3° (degrees)

RM Young Wind Monitor Sensor