Average Wind Speeds 2001 to 2010 -- 75m above ground level

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Mean average wind speeds in metres per second (m/s) at 75m above ground level. These datasets cover the geographic land area of Ireland and Irish Internal Waters. Data compilation was completed in 2013, by analysing measurements taken during 2001--2010.

Zipped collections of shapefiles are available in two spatial reference or coordinate systems:
1) Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM, EPSG:2157)
2) WGS 84 Web Mercator (EPSG:3857)

The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) offers the same data in its Wind Atlas, a digital map of Ireland's wind energy resource (http://gis.seai.ie/wind). SEAI's wind speed datasets assist wind energy planners, developers and policy makers.

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Resource: Wind speed 75m in WGS 84 (EPSG:3857)

URL: https://seaiopendata.blob.core.windows.net/wind/WindSpeed_75m_EPSG3857.zip

Shapefile preview of mean average wind speed at 75m above ground level.

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Description Dataset of average wind speed at 75m above ground level in WGS 84 Web Mercator (EPSG:3857) spatial reference system. Source: SEAI Wind Atlas (http://gis.seai.ie/wind).
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