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Current Today Yesterday This Month This year
 Temperature  72.1°F
Maximum72.2°F (12:00 am)80.1°F (5:20 pm)90.8°F 98.0°F 
Minimum72.1°F (12:00 am)64.5°F (12:00 am)51.1°F -18.0°F 
 windchill  72.0°F 
Minimum72.0°F (12:00 am)65.0°F (12:00 am)51.0°F -24.0°F 
 heatindex  75.0°F  
Maximum74.0°F (12:00 am)86.0°F (5:15 pm)100.0°F 118.0°F 
 Solar radiation  0 w/m2 
Maximum w/m2  (6:00 pm)875 w/m2 (12:58 pm)1148 w/m2 1287 w/m2 
 UV index  0.0   
Maximum -1.0  (none) 6.1  (12:58 pm)8.0  8.9  
Current Today Yesterday This Month This year
 Precipitation
Rain / Melt 0.00 in  0.01 in  5.21 in  33.48 in 
Evapotranspiration0.00 in  0.06 in 1.46 in 23.68 in 
 Humidity  92%  
Maximum92% (12:00 am)98% (8:08 am)98% 98% 
Minimum92% (12:00 am)80% (3:14 pm)43% 20% 
 Dew Point  70.0°F  
Maximum70.0°F (12:00 am)74.0°F (4:02 pm)77.0°F 82.0°F 
Minimum70.0°F (12:00 am)63.0°F (12:00 am)48.0°F -23.0°F 
Current Today Yesterday This Month This year
 Pressure  29.83 inHg  Steady
Maximum29.83 inHg (12:00 am)29.95 inHg (9:16 am)30.26 inHg 31.02 inHg 
Minimum29.83 inHg (12:00 am)29.80 inHg (10:10 pm)29.71 inHg 29.36 inHg 
 Wind  0.0 mph   Calm  Calm
Gust0.0 mph (6:00 pm)11.0 mph (9:07 am)20.0 mph 31.0 mph 
Current Today Yesterday This Month This year
 Soil sensor1  Temperature at depth of 4 in = 71°F
Maximum71.0°F (12:00 am)72.0°F (4:45 pm)76.0°F 80.0°F 
Minimum71.0°F (12:00 am)68.0°F (4:51 am)63.0°F 63.0°F 
 Soil sensor2  Temperature at depth of 12 in = 70°F
Maximum70.0°F (12:00 am)70.0°F (12:00 am)73.0°F 76.0°F 
Minimum70.0°F (12:00 am)69.0°F (12:03 pm)67.0°F 67.0°F 
 Soil sensor3  Temperature at depth of 24 in = 72°F
Maximum72.0°F (12:00 am)72.0°F (5:57 pm)76.0°F 80.0°F 
Minimum72.0°F (12:00 am)70.0°F (3:33 am)66.0°F 66.0°F 
 Soil sensor4  Temperature at depth of 36 in = 70°F
Maximum70.0°F (12:00 am)70.0°F (12:00 am)72.0°F 75.0°F 
Minimum70.0°F (12:00 am)70.0°F (12:00 am)67.0°F 67.0°F 
 Soil sensor1  Moisture at depth of 4 in = 5cb
Maximum5cb (12:00 am)8cb (12:00 am)94cb 200cb 
Minimum5cb (12:00 am)5cb (12:40 pm)3cb 0cb 
 Soil sensor2  Moisture at depth of 12 in = 4cb
Maximum4cb (12:00 am)5cb (12:00 am)9cb 28cb 
Minimum4cb (12:00 am)4cb (3:42 am)3cb 3cb 
 Soil sensor3  Moisture at depth of 24 in = 0cb
Maximum0cb (12:00 am)0cb (12:00 am)0cb 12cb 
 
 Soil sensor4  Moisture at depth of 36 in = 9cb
Maximum9cb (12:00 am)10cb (12:00 am)11cb 35cb 
Minimum9cb (12:00 am)9cb (11:25 pm)9cb 9cb 

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Equipment we use:

Weather-station
Davis VP2 Plus

Weather-program
Davis Weatherlink.Com

Weather-server
iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, Late 2015)

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Hostmonster.com

Davis VP2 Plus

Davis Weatherlink.Com

iMac (Retina 4K, 21.5-inch, Late 2015)

Hostmonster.com