Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Current Weather Conditions at Amateur Radio Station VE1DX

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Last Refresh Thursday, 29 Sep 2022 - 02:20 AM (02:20) ADT
                      Thursday, 29 Sep 2022 - 05:20 AM (05:20) UTC

Current Conditions
Outside Temp 11.6°C 52.9°F
Wind Chill 11.6°C 52.9°F
Humidex (Canadian "feels like" scale) 13.0°C 55.4°F
Heat Index (US "feels like" scale) 11.2°C 52.2°F
Dewpoint 10.2°C 50.3°F
Humidity 91% 91%
Barometer 1018.4 mbar 30.073 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) 1.2 mbar 0.034 inHg
Wind
0 km/h from N/A (N/A)
0 mph (0 knots)
Rain Rate 0.00 cm/h 0.00 in/h


Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
12.4°C (54.3°F) at 12:00 AM
11.6°C (52.9°F) at 02:13 AM
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
12.1°C (53.7°F) at 12:00 AM
11.6°C (52.9°F) at 02:13 AM
High Humidity
Low Humidity
92% at 12:37 AM
91% at 12:00 AM
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
11.0°C (51.7°F) at 12:00 AM
10.2°C (50.3°F) at 02:13 AM
High Barometer
Low Barometer
1018.5 mbar (30.076 inHg) at 02:16 AM
1017.5 mbar (30.047 inHg) at 12:33 AM
Today's Rain 0.00 cm (0.00 in)
High Rain Rate 0.00 cm/h (0.00 in/h) at 12:00 AM
High Wind 2 km/h (1 mph) from 321° at 01:16 AM
Average Wind 0 km/h (0 mph)
RMS Wind 0 km/h (0 mph)
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
0 km/h (0 mph)
N/A


September's summary so far
Minimum temperature 5.4°C (41.7°F) on 17 Sep at 07:02 AM
Maximum temperature 27.8°C (82.0°F) on 01 Sep at 03:34 PM
Maximum humidex 32.9°C (91.1°F) on 12 Sep at 02:57 PM
Maximum dewpoint 21.7°C (71.1°F) on 14 Sep at 02:07 PM
Max 10-min avg wind 37 km/h (23 mph) from the NNW on 24 Sep at 12:35 AM
Highest gust 80 km/h (50 mph) on 24 Sep at 01:55 AM
Highest daily rain 2.58 cm (1.02 in) on 27 Sep
Monthly rain total 9.60 cm (3.78 in)
Days that it rained 13
Days above 25° 5
Days below 0°C 0



Lake Echo extremes since 2015
Maximum temperature 34.4°C (93.9°F) at 04:50 PM on 04 Jul 2018
Maximum humidex 43.2°C (109.7°F) on 28 Jun 2021
Maximum dewpoint 24.4°C (76.0°F) on 07 Aug 2022
Maximum heat index 37.9°C (100.3°F) on 28 Jun 2021
Minimum temperature -22.7°C (-8.8°F) at 04:25 AM on 08 Mar 2019
Minimum windchill -25.7°C (-14.2°F) on 18 Jan 2020
Highest gust 85 km/h (53 mph) at 07:55 PM on 25 Dec 2017
Highest daily rain 6.70 cm (2.64 in) on 01 Oct 2015
Maximum barometric pressure 1050.5 mbar (31.022 inHg) at 08:25 AM on 26 Nov 2015
Minimum barometric pressure 963.5 mbar (28.453 inHg) at 07:35 PM on 07 Sep 2019


Data uploaded to these sites:

Weather Underground: VE1DX - ILAKEE7
WeatherCloud: VE1DX - WXLake_Echo
AWEKAS Austria: VE1DX - Lake Echo
CWOP: VE1DX - Citizen Weather Observer Program
Met United Kingdom: VE1DX - Lake Echo


Environment Canada weather forecast for Halifax



Environment Canada radar for Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Radar

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Hurricane Tracking Information

Atlantic Hurricane Satus

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About this weather station:

Collecting weather data since mid-2015 (7 years, 0 months, and 2 days)
There are 736,778 records in the database
Location
Latitude: 44° 44.28' N
Longitude: 063° 22.66' W
Ground ASL: 19 metres
Sensor Suite Above Ground: 7 metres
Sensor Suite ASL: 26 meters

Station

This station uses a Davis Vantage Vue VUE, controlled by weewx, a user customized experimental weather software system interpreted by Python 3.9.2.
Weewx was designed to be simple, fast, and easy to understand by leveraging modern software concepts.
This software is running on a Raspberry Pi 4 using the Arm64 port of Debian GNU/Linux 11 operating system.

Davis Vantage VUE Raspberry Pi 4 Model B

The Integrated Sensor Suite (ISS) transmits sensor data to the base station every 2.5 seconds at a rate of 19.2 kbps.
These data are archived, which enables weewx to perform analytics and update the website accordingly every 5 minutes.

Smartphone formatted

Weewx uptime: 1 day, 11 hours, 26 minutes
Server uptime: 1 day, 11 hours, 32 minutes
weewx v4.8.0
Console battery: 5.0 V
Remote sensor signal strength: 98%

Today's Almanac
Sun
Start civil twilight: 06:39:03 AM
Sunrise: 07:08:39 AM
Transit: 01:03:46 PM
Sunset: 06:58:08 PM
End civil twilight: 07:27:41 PM
Azimuth: 27.1°
Altitude: -44.5°
Right ascension: 185.6°
Declination: -2.4°
Solstice: 12/21/2022 05:48:00 PM
Equinox: 03/20/2023 06:24:15 PM
Moon
Rise: 11:18:33 AM
Transit: 04:08:29 PM
Set: 08:49:35 PM
Azimuth: 322.5°
Altitude: -58.3°
Right ascension: 224.2°
Declination: -17.6°
Full moon: 10/09/2022 05:54:56 PM
New moon: 10/25/2022 07:48:40 AM
Phase: Waxing crescent
(12% full)




Today has 11 hours, 49 minutes, 29 seconds of daylight
3 minutes, 4 seconds less than yesterday
temperatures heatchill rain Outside humidity wind Hi Wind Wind Vector barometer day rx percent

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