wind rose in excel

wind rose in excel

Post by RGFtaWV » Thu, 01 Feb 2007 00:56:02


I would like to create a wind rose in excel.

If anyone can help me, it would be appreciated.

Thanks,

Damien
 
 
 

wind rose in excel

Post by Andy Pop » Thu, 01 Feb 2007 06:08:05

Hi,

Ed Ferrero has a Wind rose example.
http://www.yqcomputer.com/

Cheers
Andy

 
 
 

wind rose in excel

Post by Del Cotte » Thu, 01 Feb 2007 08:32:27

On Tue, 30 Jan 2007, in microsoft.public.excel.charting,
Damien < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > said:


What do you mean by "a wind rose"? The people here may know everything
about Excel, but they don't know everything about everything. It's no
good just naming some concept that may be completely obscure to anyone
outside your field.

If you're just looking for a display of arrows showing the wind
direction, Ed Ferrero has something on his web site

http://www.yqcomputer.com/

But if you mean a graph of wind direction and speed averaged over a time
period, as used in discussions of wind power, as in

http://www.yqcomputer.com/

Then I think you need to find an Excel implementation of the "coxcomb
graph", an early relative of the pie graph invented by Florence
Nightingale,

http://www.yqcomputer.com/

and adapt that somehow.

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