Understand your choices
Choosing the right weather station can be confusing. Hundreds of options exist for weather monitoring ranging from $200,000+ aviation-grade observation systems to $25,000 WMO-grade mesonet stations with redundant rain gauges and multi-height wind and temperature observations, all the way to $300 hobbyist-level stations. How do you know which system is right for you? And what is the sweet spot for price vs. maintenance vs. accuracy for your unique application?
Find your sweet spot
In this 20-minute webinar, METER research scientist, Dr. Doug Cobos explores the research weather station price vs. utility continuum. Find out:
- Why you need weather data as an ancillary measurement, even if your primary measurement needs are in the soil or plant community
- Why you should consider data quality vs. maintenance and measurement parameter combinations in your cost analysis
- 3-season vs. 4-season performance
- Which situations require low-, medium-, or high-grade solutions, and how high should you go?
- Pros and cons of different solutions
- How does the ATMOS 41 weather station compare to other methods?
- Where is the sweet spot for performance divided by price in your application?