how to measure weather

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  • How to measure weather
    • Rain Gauge - A wireless rain gauge which can be placed anywhere in your garden. Cone shaped head collects water to be measured
    • Barometer - Measures the atmospheric pressure so you can see if it is falling or rising
    • Anemometer - Measures the strength of the wind
    • Weather Vane - Shows the wind direction. An arrow is pushed in the windd and points lin the right derection
    • Hygrometer - Measures the amount of moisture in the air (humidity). Humidity is normally 50-60%
    • Sunshine Recorder - This shows kthe number of hours the sun shines for by buning a mark on paper through a bowl of water
    • Stevenson Shelter - This protects the thermometer and hygrometer from sunlight and prevents incorrect readiongs
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