If you have followed our installation recommendations to be as close as possible to what is happening in your fields, your Windcrop station is located at a height of 2 meters.
Wind Speed Conversion
Using a wind data converter
You can use a converter to check the equivalence between the data collected at more than 2 meters and that of your Windcrop.
To do this, you will need to:
Convert the speed from km/h to m/s.
2. Use a converter that takes into account the data collection height.
Enter the following parameters:
Height (your anemometer's height)
Speed recorded by your anemometer
Refer to the table (bottom of the page)
For a wind gust measured at 50 km/h at two meters high:
Still having questions?
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Met Office; Hollis, D.; McCarthy, M.; Kendon, M.; Legg, T.; Simpson, I. (2018): HadUK-Grid gridded and regional average climate observations for the UK. Centre for Environmental Data Analysis.