Weather station demonstration - example of display
Below is an example of the weather station (AWS) display. The basic AWS unit measures temperature, relative humidity and barometric pressure. Additional , third party sensors can be added by connecting to terminals in base of the unit. In this demonstration we have used low cost wind direction sensors from Davis Instruments ( Australia ) to provide wind speed , wind direction, solar radiation and rainfall.
The data output protocol from the AWS unit is SDI-12. This means that it will operate on other data loggers with SDI-12 input. However, the AWS unit has been chiefly designed to connect to the cloudGate unit for long range data transmission over Wi-Fi. see AWS page for more details
The cloudGate unit can collect data on other parameters that may be required for broad scale farm monitoring. These include , but not limited to, dam and channel water level monitoring and sub surface soil monitoring for irrigation scheduling. We will be releasing a Wi-Fi based camera July 2019 which is compatible with the cloudGate network
The charts and gauges below show weather data. For soil moisture data please see our demo soil moisture pages.
ETo mm 0900 - 0900 hrs
Rain mm 0900 - 0900 hrs
Delta T preliminary
Wind speed kph
Air Temp above canopy. 2.4 M
RH above canopy
Scale: -5 Deg C to 20 Deg C Red zone = Frost zone
Spray guideline - preliminary
Incoming solar watts per square meter
Cumulative incoming solar watts/m/m 0900 hrs - 0900 hrs