Weather Instruments


An instrument used to measure the temperature of an object in fahrenheit or celsius


Used to measure atmospheric pressure forecasts short term changes in the weather

Sling psychrometer

Two thermometers tied together on a chain used to measure humidity

Rain Gauge

a type of instrument used by meteorologists and hydrologists to measure the amount of precipitation in a area

wind vane

used to measure wind direction and mounted at height of wind being measured


Device used for measuring the speed of the wind


Displays various meteorological features over a particular area over a particular time


Used for measuring moisture content in the atmosphere

Weather satellite

satellite used to monitor the weather and climate of the earth