Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Current Weather Conditions at Amateur Radio Station VE1DX

24 Jan 2018 05:30 AST
24 Jan 2018 09:30 UTC

Current Conditions
Outside Temp 8.6°C 47.5°F
Wind Chill 7.4°C 45.3°F
Heat Index 8.6°C 47.5°F
Dewpoint 7.7°C 45.9°F
Humidity 94% 94%
Barometer 996.3 mbar 29.42 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) -2.1 mbar -0.06 inHg
Beaufort Scale
9 km/h from 211° (SSW)
Force 2 (Light breeze)
5.4 mph
4.7 knots
Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 0.0 in/hr


Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
10.1°C at 02:20:41 AM
8.6°C at 05:25:53 AM
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
10.1°C at 02:20:41 AM
4.5°C at 01:02:25 AM
High Humidity
Low Humidity
94% at 12:00:01 AM
94% at 12:00:01 AM
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
9.2°C at 02:20:41 AM
7.7°C at 05:25:53 AM
High Barometer
Low Barometer
1003.7 mbar at 12:00:01 AM
995.9 mbar at 04:57:01 AM
Today's Rain 8.8 mm
High Rain Rate 22.8 mm/hr at 02:57:33 AM
High Wind
High Beaufort Scale
45 km/h from 229° at 02:00:19 AM
Force 3 (Gentle breeze) 9.9 knots or 11.4 mph
Average Wind 13 km/h
RMS Wind 13 km/h
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
12 km/h



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About this weather station:
Latitude: 44° 44.28' N
Longitude: 063° 22.66' W
Ground ASL: 19 meters
Sensor Array Above Ground: 10 meters
Sensor Array ASL: 29 meters


This station uses a Davis Vantage Vue, controlled by 'weewx', an experimental weather software system written in Python running on CentOS Linux release 7.4.1708.
Pictures are provided during daylight hours by a Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian GNU/Linux 8.0 using a v2 Camera module.
Weewx was designed to be simple, fast, and easy to understand by leveraging modern software concepts.

Never base important decisions on this weather information.
While every effort is made to ensure accuracy, it is an amateur site. It is not an official weather station.

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Weewx uptime: 5 days, 19 hours, 2 minutes
Server uptime: 5 days, 19 hours, 3 minutes
weewx v3.8.0
Console battery: 4.9 V
Remote sensor signal strength: 100%

Today's Almanac
Start civil twilight: 07:08:08 AM
Sunrise: 07:40:26 AM
Transit: 12:25:38 PM
Sunset: 05:11:17 PM
End civil twilight: 05:43:35 PM
Azimuth: 94.6°
Altitude: -23.1°
Right ascension: 306.7°
Declination: -19.2°
Equinox: 20-Mar-2018 13:15
Solstice: 21-Jun-2018 07:07
Rise: 11:33:10 AM
Transit: 06:14:02 PM
Set: 01:05:11 AM
Azimuth: 353.9°
Altitude: -39.9°
Right ascension: 27.5°
Declination: 5.2°
Full moon: 31-Jan-2018 09:26
New moon: 15-Feb-2018 17:05
Phase: First quarter
(44% full)

Today has 9 hours, 30 minutes, and 51 seconds of daylight,
134 seconds more than yesterday -- 2 minutes and 14 seconds.

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