Measuring Weather

How to Measure Rain with Rain Gauges

Posted in: Measuring Weather
By AcuRite Team
April 12, 2021

A rain gauge is a weather tool that tells you how much rain has fallen, useful for making decisions about the amount of watering your lawn or garden requires.

How to Measure Humidity

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By AcuRite Team
April 9, 2021

Humidity affects the way we perceive a given temperature – at the same temperature, higher humidity will generally make us feel warmer, and lower humidity will make us feel cooler.

April Showers Bring May Flowers: The Importance of Measuring Rainfall in Your Area

Posted in: Measuring Weather
By AcuRite Team
April 7, 2021
They say “April showers bring forth May flowers,” but are April showers really responsible for bringing out the flowers? Depending on where you live, the answer may surprise you.

Spring Cleaning: Weather Station Maintenance Tips

Posted in: Measuring Weather
By Meteorologist Kari Strenfel
March 21, 2021

Keep your 5-in-1 or Atlas weather station working properly by checking for damage and cleaning it after the winter months. Unclog your rain gauge, clean your anemometer, reposition your solar panels and wipe down your solar radiation shield.

New Direct-to-Wi-Fi Display for the AcuRite Atlas™ Weather Station

Posted in: Measuring Weather
By AcuRite Team
November 4, 2020

Our most popular weather station now has a new modern display with Wi-Fi connection so you can easily connect your weather data to the My AcuRite app and share with the Weather Underground personal weather station network.