Weather and Climate

By: Anna Brown

Thermometer

A device that tells you how hot/cold it is.

Barometer

A device used in metrology to measure atmospheric pressure

Sling psychrometer

A device used to measure the amount of water vapor in the air

Rain Gauge

instrument used by meteorologist and hydrologist to gather and measure the amount of liquid precipitation over a set period of time.

Wind Vane

instrument for showing the direction of the wind

Anemometer

device used for measuring wind speed

Weather Map

map showing the state of the weather over a large area

Hygrometer

measuring the moisture content in the atmosphere.

Weather Satelite

satellite that transmits frequent picture of the earth below

Your eyes

you can see if its raining or sunny or foggy by looking out your window.