Highest Recorded Wind Speed?

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The highest or fastest recorded wind speed was a three second gust in a tornado near Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Doppler radar recorded the wind speed at 301 mph, plus or minus 20 mph.
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The highest wind speed ever recorded in the UK registered at 278 km/h at 173 mph at Cairn Gorm. It happened in March 20, 1986. The highest recorded wind speed all over the world was in Barrow Island, Australia. It has maximum gustiness of 408 km/h at 253 mph.
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