Entry: Wind speed
stable
URI: http://codes.wmo.int/common/quantitykind/windSpeed
Ratio of the distance covered by the air to the time taken to cover it. The instantaneous speed corresponds to the case of an infinitely small time interval. The mean speed corresponds to the case of a finite time interval. It is one component of wind velocity, the other being wind direction).
Definition
description 
Ratio of the distance covered by the air to the time taken to cover it. The instantaneous speed corresponds to the case of an infinitely small time interval. The mean speed corresponds to the case of a finite time interval. It is one component of wind velocity, the other being wind direction).

dimensions 
LT1

discipline 
Meteorological quantity kinds

label 
Wind speed

notation 
windSpeed

type 
Concept
 quantity kind
 space and time quantity kind
