Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Current Weather Conditions at Amateur Radio Station VE1DX

Tuesday, 15 Jun 2021 - 10:35 ADT
Tuesday, 15 Jun 2021 - 13:35 UTC

Current Conditions
Outside Temp 18.3°C 64.9°F
Wind Chill 18.3°C 64.9°F
Humidex (Canadian "feels like" scale) 21.2°C 70.1°F
Heat Index (US "feels like" scale) 18.0°C 64.5°F
Dewpoint 13.1°C 55.7°F
Humidity 72% 72%
Barometer 1014.1 mbar 29.947 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) -1.2 mbar -0.034 inHg
5 km/h from 158° (SSE)
3 mph (3 knots)
Rain Rate 0.00 cm/hr 0.00 in/hr

Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
18.3°C at 10:26:34 AM
10.0°C at 12:24:02 AM
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
18.1°C at 10:26:56 AM
10.0°C at 12:24:02 AM
High Humidity
Low Humidity
90% at 01:01:32 AM
72% at 10:10:10 AM
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
13.4°C at 10:26:56 AM
8.3°C at 12:24:02 AM
High Barometer
Low Barometer
1018.7 mbar at 12:00:04 AM
1014.0 mbar at 10:20:02 AM
Today's Rain 0.00 cm
High Rain Rate 0.00 cm/hr at 12:00:02 AM
High Wind
21 km/h from 126° at 09:57:00 AM
Average Wind 1 km/h
RMS Wind 2 km/h
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
1 km/h

Min temp for June was 2.7°C on 11 Jun at 04:14
Max temp for June was 31.6°C on 08 Jun at 14:03
Max 10-min avg. wind speed for June was 23 km/h N on 10 Jun at 15:50
Max rain daily total so far in June was 09 Jun with 0.52 cm
Total rain so far in June is 0.94 cm

Most recent Environment Canada weather forecast for Halifax

Environment Canada radar for Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Radar

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About this weather station:

Collecting weather data since 27 Sept 2015 (5 years, 8 months, and 19 days)
Latitude: 44° 44.28' N
Longitude: 063° 22.66' W
Ground ASL: 19 metres
Sensor Suite Above Ground: 7 metres
Sensor Suite ASL: 26 metres


This station uses a Davis Vantage Vue VUE, controlled by weewx, an experimental weather software system written in Python 3.7.3.
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 Debian-based Raspbian GNU/Linux 10 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.

Mobile formatted

Smartphone formatted

Weewx uptime: 2 days, 1 hour, 21 minutes
Server uptime: 2 days, 1 hour, 23 minutes
weewx v4.5.1
Console battery: 5.1 V
Remote sensor signal strength: 97%

Today's Almanac
Start civil twilight: 04:49:02 AM
Sunrise: 05:26:54 AM
Transit: 01:14:06 PM
Sunset: 09:01:25 PM
End civil twilight: 09:39:19 PM
Azimuth: 110.1°
Altitude: 51.3°
Right ascension: 84.2°
Declination: 23.3°
Solstice: 21-Jun-2021 00:32
Equinox: 22-Sep-2021 16:21
Rise: 10:05:25 AM
Transit: 05:38:30 PM
Set: 12:29:45 AM
Azimuth: 68.2°
Altitude: 3.9°
Right ascension: 147.5°
Declination: 18.0°
Full moon: 24-Jun-2021 15:39
New moon: 09-Jul-2021 22:16
Phase: Waxing crescent
(24% full)

Today has 15 hours, 34 minutes, and 31 seconds of daylight.

26 seconds more than yesterday

temperatures heatchill rain Outside humidity wind Hi Wind Wind Vector barometer day rx percent

This webcam updates every 30 to 40 minutes.

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