Provides accurate weather data in a sophisticated yet easy-to-read format.
Stylish backlit console provides continual updated weather information on 3.5-inch by 6-inch LCD screen.
Wireless transmission means no unsightly cable leading into the house or office.
Can retransmit information from one Vantage Pro2 console to another.
Detailed instruction manual included and technical support available.
Weather information includes inside/outside temperature and humidity, rainfall amount, wind speed, wind direction and wind chill factor and barometric pressure.
UV and Solar Radiation measurements also included.
Additional weather information includes barometric pressure trend, heat index, dew point, time of sunrise and sunset, moon phase, forecasting icons and much more.
Rain collector is self-emptying aluminum-plated tipping bucket reading rainfall in 0.01-inch increments.
Integrated sensor suite includes detachable anemometer.
Sensor suite is powered by solar energy with backup battery life span of 1 to 2 years.
Effective wireless transmission range 1,000 feet (line-of-sight) with typical range through walls, etc., of 200 to 400 feet.
Operates on frequency-hopping spread spectrum of 902 to 928 MHz.
Optional repeaters can increase wireless transmission range from 100 to 1,000 feet each depending on terrain.
Maximum anemometer wind speed capability rated in excess of 170 mph.
Expandable weather station compatible with up to eight different sensors.
The transmitter and battery are housed inside a weather resistant shelter.
Console powered by AC adapter with 3 “C” backup batteries (not included). Batteries last up to one year under normal use.
All mounting hardware is included.
Set more than 70 alarms for multiple functions.
Data logger and software package available, sold seperately.
Optional tripod is available.
Vantage Weather Stations Console Features
Davis Vantage Weather Stations console features.
Solar Powered Integrated Sensor Suite
The wireless, rugged outdoor sensor suite runs on solar power. A lithium battery provides backup at night and during cloudy, winter days. The cabled version receives power from the base station.
Current inside and outside temperature, and for each of the last 24 hours. High and low temperature alarms.
Current inside and outside humidity, and for each of the last 24 hours. High and low humidity alarms.
Current and for each of the last 24 hours. Five position trend arrow shows whether pressure is rising, falling, or stable. High pressure warning for storm clearing (rising trend) and low pressure for storm warning (falling trend).
Rainfall for the last 15 minutes and the last 24 hours, 24 days, 24 months, and 24 years. Flash flood and 24 hour rain alarms.
Current and for each of the last 24 hours. Rain rate alarm.
Rainfall for the last 24 storms, with beginning and ending dates for each storm. Rain storm warning and alarm.
Current wind speed. Average for the last ten minutes and each of the last 24 hours. High and average wind speed alarms.
Current and for the last 24 hours, 24 days, and 24 months. Direction of high wind speed.
Current wind chill. Wind chill alarm.
Current and for each of the last 24 hours. High and low dew point alarms.
Current and for each of the last 24 hours. Heat index alarm.
View solar radiation, highs for the day, month, and year as well as evapotranspiration and THSW index. Set alarms for high readings.
Ultraviolet (UV) Radiation
View current UV index, UV index for the day, the daily, monthly, and yearly highs; or change scale to see UV in current, hourly and daily MEDs. Set alarm to warn of high UV dose/index.
Highs & Lows
For most weather variables, with time and/or date, for each of the last 24 hours.
Sunrise/Sunset & Moon Phase
Time of sunrise/sunset and moon phase at your location – it even takes daylight savings time into account!
On screen graphing
Graph current conditions, averages, or highs and lows for the last 24 hours, days, months, or years.
Your Own Forecast
The Vantage Pro2 forecast icons show sun, part sun, clouds, and rain, or snow. You may also check the scrolling ticker-tape at the bottom of the display for more details.
Soil moisture, soil temperature, and more.
Console: 9 1/2″ x 6″ x 1 1/2″ (240mm x 150mm x 38mm)
LCD Display: 6″ x 3 1/2″ (150mm x 90mm)
ISS Anemometer Side:
14 1/2″ x 5 1/4″ x 17 1/2″ (370mm x 130mm x 445mm)
ISS Rain Collector Side:
11″ x 9″ x 13 1/2″ (280mm x 230mm x 340mm)
Backup Battery Life:
Wireless Vantage Pro2 Console/Receiver: 274 days
Wireless Vantage Pro2 Sensors: 240 days
Cabled Vantage Pro2 Console & Sensors: 27 days
Note: Actual battery life will vary depending on station setup and usage.