Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Current Weather Conditions at Amateur Radio Station VE1DX

20 Jan 2018 23:00 AST
21 Jan 2018 03:00 UTC

Current Conditions
Outside Temp 2.3°C 36.2°F
Wind Chill 2.3°C 36.2°F
Heat Index 2.3°C 36.2°F
Dewpoint 0.1°C 32.1°F
Humidity 85% 85%
Barometer 1003.9 mbar 29.65 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) 2.6 mbar 0.08 inHg
Beaufort Scale
1 km/h from 249° (WSW)
Force 0 (Calm)
0.5 mph
0.4 knots
Rain Rate 0.0 mm/hr 0.0 in/hr


Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
5.2°C at 04:25:27 PM
-14.9°C at 02:55:51 AM
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
5.2°C at 04:25:27 PM
-14.9°C at 02:55:51 AM
High Humidity
Low Humidity
93% at 07:41:03 AM
81% at 06:04:36 PM
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
2.9°C at 03:33:31 PM
-16.9°C at 02:55:51 AM
High Barometer
Low Barometer
1014.3 mbar at 12:00:02 AM
996.0 mbar at 02:57:01 PM
Today's Rain 4.8 mm
High Rain Rate 1152.0 mm/hr at 10:30:35 AM
High Wind
High Beaufort Scale
32 km/h from 260° at 04:23:43 PM
Force 3 (Gentle breeze) 7.2 knots or 8.3 mph
Average Wind 4 km/h
RMS Wind 6 km/h
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
5 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: 2 days, 12 hours, 32 minutes
Server uptime: 2 days, 12 hours, 33 minutes
weewx v3.8.0
Console battery: 4.9 V
Remote sensor signal strength: 99%

Today's Almanac
Start civil twilight: 07:11:01 AM
Sunrise: 07:43:34 AM
Transit: 12:24:34 PM
Sunset: 05:06:00 PM
End civil twilight: 05:38:33 PM
Azimuth: 317.8°
Altitude: -59.6°
Right ascension: 303.2°
Declination: -19.9°
Equinox: 20-Mar-2018 13:15
Solstice: 21-Jun-2018 07:07
Rise: 09:40:18 AM
Transit: 03:08:50 PM
Set: 08:44:45 PM
Azimuth: 281.6°
Altitude: -23.7°
Right ascension: 347.2°
Declination: -8.7°
Full moon: 31-Jan-2018 09:26
New moon: 15-Feb-2018 17:05
Phase: Waxing crescent
(15% full)

Today has 9 hours, 22 minutes, and 26 seconds of daylight,
122 seconds more than yesterday -- 2 minutes and 2 seconds.

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