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Weather Stations/Forecasters

Handheld Wind &
Weather Meters

Weather Alert Radios

Thermometers

Other Environmental Measurement Devices

What is a Weather Station & How Does It Work?

A weather station is a device which collects and reports environmental, atmospheric and weather related measurements. Wireless Weather Station It consists of a group of sensors which take the measurements and a central console or data logger which collects and reports the measurement data received from those sensors. This data is used to gauge current weather conditions as well as to make short-term weather forecasts. Some of your more full featured consoles have the facility to be connected to a computer where the data can either be stored for statistical analysis or uploaded to a web site.

A typical weather station includes a barometer, an anemometer and wind vane, a hygrometer, a thermometer and a self-emptying rain gauge. The majority of weather stations also include sensors to measure the temperature and humidity indoors as well.

More complex professional weather stations might also include ultraviolet or UV light sensors, solar radiation sensors, a snow gauge, soil moisture sensors, leaf wetness sensors, soil temperature sensors and water temperature sensors. Some professional weather stations can also measure the amount of evapotranspiration which is very useful in the agricultural industry.

Weather stations come in two variations, wireless and wired. Each setup has it's particular strengths and weaknesses so be sure to read our comparison of wireless vs. wired weather stations.

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Davis Instruments 6250 Vantage Vue Wireless Weather Station with LCD Console

Davis Instruments 6250 Vantage Vue Wireless Weather Station with LCD Console

$427.49

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Davis Vantage Vue Wireless Weather Station 6250 Part MISCEL COVERS lot e 4n4

$9.99

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New Oregon Scientific Wireless Rain Gauge Accurate Weather Station w/Thermometer

New Oregon Scientific Wireless Rain Gauge Accurate Weather Station w/Thermometer

$235.80

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Davis Instruments 6163 Vantage Pro2 Plus Wireless Weather Station with UV Sen...

Davis Instruments 6163 Vantage Pro2 Plus Wireless Weather Station with UV Sen...

$1,388.83

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Davis Instruments Vantage Vue Weather Station and Weather Link Live Bundle

Davis Instruments Vantage Vue Weather Station and Weather Link Live Bundle

$511.27

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Oregon Scientific Wireless Thermo-Hydro Alarm Clock RMR616HGA Weather Station

Oregon Scientific Wireless Thermo-Hydro Alarm Clock RMR616HGA Weather Station

$39.95

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DAVIS INSTRUMENTS 7716 Weather Station Mounting Tripod

DAVIS INSTRUMENTS 7716 Weather Station Mounting Tripod

$28.99

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Oregon Scientific 2.4GHz Cordless Phone WW338 Weather Station, Dual Alarm Clock

Oregon Scientific 2.4GHz Cordless Phone WW338 Weather Station, Dual Alarm Clock

$89.99

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Davis Weather Wizard III 7425 Professional Home Weather Station

Davis Weather Wizard III 7425 Professional Home Weather Station

$140.00

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