10 windiest places on Earth - Commonwealth Bay, Antarctica • Earth.com

Last update: November 15th, 2019 at 6:00 am

Commonwealth Bay, Antarctica

The Guinness Book of World Records and National Geographic Atlas have both listed this bay in Antarctica as the windiest place on the planet. Katabatic winds in Commonwealth Bay are recorded at over 150 mph on a regular basis, and the average annual wind speed is 50 mph.

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