Average Wind Speed in December at US Cities





The tables below give the average wind speed in December for the largest cities in the United States.

The numbers are averages of most the years that their airport weather stations have collected data.

Average wind speed in December (miles per hour and kilometres per hour)
City MPH KPH
Atlanta, Georgia 9.8 15.8
Austin, Texas 8.3 13.4
Baltimore, Maryland 8.8 14.2
Birmingham, Alabama 7.7 12.4
Boston, Massachusetts 13.3 21.4
Buffalo, New York 13.1 21.1
Charlotte, North Carolina 7.3 11.7
Chicago, Illinois 11.0 17.7
Cincinnati, Ohio 10.0 16.1
Cleveland, Ohio 12.0 19.3
Columbus, Ohio 9.4 15.1
Dallas, Texas 10.8 17.4
Denver, Colorado 8.4 13.5
Detroit, Michigan 11.3 18.2
Hartford, Connecticut 8.7 14.0
Houston, Texas 7.7 12.4
Indianapolis, Indiana 10.5 16.9
City MPH KPH
Jacksonville, Florida 7.6 12.2
Kansas City, Missouri 10.9 17.5
Las Vegas, Nevada 7.3 11.7
Los Angeles, California 6.6 10.6
Louisville, Kentucky 9.1 14.6
Memphis, Tennessee 9.6 15.4
Miami, Florida 9.1 14.6
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 12.2 19.6
Minneapolis, Minnesota 10.4 16.7
Nashville, Tennessee 8.9 14.3
New Orleans, Louisiana 9.0 14.5
New York, New York 9.9 15.9
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 12.3 19.8
Orlando, Florida 8.5 13.7
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 10.0 16.1
Phoenix, Arizona 5.1 8.2
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 10.1 16.3
City MPH KPH
Portland, Oregon 9.6 15.4
Providence, Rhode Island 10.5 16.9
Raleigh, North Carolina 7.6 12.2
Richmond, Virginia 7.8 12.6
Rochester, New York 10.7 17.2
Sacramento, California 6.4 10.3
Salt Lake City, Utah 7.6 12.2
San Antonio, Texas 8.4 13.5
San Diego, California 5.6 9.0
San Francisco, California 7.1 11.4
Seattle, Washington 9.6 15.4
St. Louis, Missouri 10.3 16.6
Tampa, Florida 8.3 13.4
Virginia Beach, Virginia 10.8 17.4
Washington, DC 9.6 15.4
Reference

NOAA National Climatic Data Center. Comparative Climatic Data Publication.

US City Wind
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