oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Annual maximum wind speeds for South Africa

Volume 29, Issue 8
  • ISSN : 1021-2000



A statistical analysis of South African wind speed data Is presented. This Investigation Includes the estimation of annual maximum hourly mean wind speeds and gust speeds and additional Information required for specialized design applications. Alternative procedures for estimating extreme wind speeds are discussed and 50-year design Isopleths for South African hourly mean and gust speeds are given.

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