Met Instruments Project

RNY003 Site Information

Geolocation Data

Rochester, NY
Monroe County
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NaN m (NaN ft) above Mean Sea-Level


R. M. Young 05108-45 Heavy Duty Wind Monitor HD Alpine

Measured at a height of nan meters.

Accuracy: ± 0.3 m/s (0.6 mph) or 1% of reading, ± 3°

Range: 0 – 100 m/s, 0 – 359°

Measures horizontal wind speed and direction.

R. M. Young PRT

Measured at a height of 2 meters.

Range: -50 to +70°C

Accuracy: ± 0.1°C (0 to 70°C), ± 0.15°C (-40 to 0°C)

Measures fast response temperature.

Vaisala HMP35C Temperature and Relative Humidity Probe

Measured at a height of 2 meters.

Range: -70 to +180°C, 0 to 100%RH

Accuracy: ± 0.1°C, ± 1.0%RH (0 to 90%RH), ± 1.7%RH (90 to 100%RH) @ +15 to 25°C

Measures temperature, relative humidity, dew point, wet bulb temp., and mixing ratio.

Vaisala PTB101B Barometric Pressure Sensor

Range: 600 – 1060 hPa

Accuracy: ±0.05% (±0.15 hPa) Full Scale (300 hPa)

Measures station pressure.

Texas Electronics

Range: 0.1 mm per tip

Measured at a height of 0.5 meters.

Accuracy: 2% up to 25 mm/hr, 3% up to 50 mm/hr

Measures liquid precipitation.

Li Cor

Range: 0 to 2800 W m-2

Accuracy: ±3-4% Absolute

Measures solar radiation.

Data Recording and Distribution

Campbell Scientific CR1000 Measurement and Control Data Logger

Records measurements from all instruments and outputs data via API to LAN every 10 seconds:

  • Date Time (YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS)
  • Latitude (deg)
  • Longitude (deg)
  • Altitude (m)
  • Minimum Battery Voltage (V)
  • Average CR1000 Panel Temperature (°C)
  • 3m Average Wind Speed (m/s)
  • 3m Maximum Wind Speed (m/s)
  • 3m Average Wind Direction (°)
  • 2m Average Temperature (°C)
  • 2m Average Relative Humidity (%)
  • 2m Average Dew Point (°C)
  • 2m Average Wet Bulb Temperature (°C)
  • 2m Average Mixing Ratio (g/kg)
  • 2m Average Equivalent Potential Temperature (°K)
  • Average Transducer #1 (hPa)
  • Average Transducer #2 (hPa)
  • Average Transducer #3 (hPa)
  • Average Station Pressure (hPa)
  • Average Mean Sea-Level Pressure (hPa)
  • Average Altimeter Setting (inHg)
  • Average Density Altitude (ft)
  • Average Pressure Altitude (ft)
  • Total Hourly Rainfall (in)
  • Average Flux Density (W/m2)


Scrapes web API from CR1000 and uploads data via HTTPPost query to script on webserver each new data entry.

Web Server

PHP script extracts data values from Arduino query and inserts them into MySQL 8 database.

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