Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Current Weather Conditions at Amateur Radio Station VE1DX

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Last Refresh Tuesday, 28 Jun 2022 - 06:00 PM (18:00) ADT
                      Tuesday, 28 Jun 2022 - 09:00 PM (21:00) UTC

Current Conditions
Outside Temp 18.9°C 66.0°F
Wind Chill 18.9°C 66.0°F
Humidex (Canadian "feels like" scale) 23.7°C 74.7°F
Heat Index (US "feels like" scale) 19.1°C 66.3°F
Dewpoint 16.3°C 61.4°F
Humidity 85% 85%
Barometer 1017.6 mbar 30.049 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) 0.1 mbar 0.003 inHg
Wind
0 km/h from N/A (N/A)
0 mph (0 knots)
Rain Rate 0.00 cm/h 0.00 in/h


Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
20.1°C (68.2°F) at 05:22 PM
17.2°C (63.0°F) at 04:10 AM
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
20.3°C (68.6°F) at 05:22 PM
17.2°C (63.0°F) at 04:10 AM
High Humidity
Low Humidity
91% at 04:44 AM
82% at 05:27 PM
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
17.4°C (63.3°F) at 05:13 PM
15.6°C (60.0°F) at 04:10 AM
High Barometer
Low Barometer
1017.8 mbar (30.056 inHg) at 03:06 PM
1015.2 mbar (29.980 inHg) at 03:42 AM
Today's Rain 0.48 cm (0.19 in)
High Rain Rate 0.60 cm/h (0.24 in/h) at 01:57 AM
High Wind 18 km/h (11 mph) from 224° at 08:09 AM
Average Wind 1 km/h (1 mph)
RMS Wind 2 km/h (1 mph)
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
1 km/h (1 mph)
147°


June's summary so far
Minimum temperature 3.8°C (38.9°F) on 02 Jun at 05:50 AM
Maximum temperature 27.1°C (80.8°F) on 12 Jun at 01:14 PM
Max 10-min avg wind 18 km/h (11 mph) from the N on 01 Jun at 08:55 AM
Highest gust 35 km/h (22 mph) on 01 Jun at 09:15 AM
Highest daily rain 4.66 cm (1.83 in) on 09 Jun
Monthly rain total 12.42 cm (4.89 in)
Days that it rained 16
Days above 25° 2
Days below 0°C 0


Lake Echo extremes on this day (28 June) since 2015
Maximum temperature 32.8°C (91.1°F) in 2021
Minimum temperature 10.2°C (50.4°F) in 2019
Highest gust 29 km/h (18 mph) in 2016


Lake Echo extremes since 2015
Maximum temperature 34.4°C (93.9°F) at 04:50 PM on 04 Jul 2018
Maximum humidex 43.2°C (109.7°F) on 28 Jun 2021
Maximum heat index 37.9°C (100.3°F) on 28 Jun 2021
Minimum temperature -22.7°C (-8.8°F) at 04:25 AM on 08 Mar 2019
Minimum windchill -25.7°C (-14.2°F) on 18 Jan 2020
Highest gust 85 km/h (53 mph) at 07:55 PM on 25 Dec 2017
Highest daily rain 6.70 cm (2.64 in) on 01 Oct 2015
Maximum barometric pressure 1050.5 mbar (31.022 inHg) at 08:25 AM on 26 Nov 2015
Minimum barometric pressure 963.5 mbar (28.453 inHg) at 07:35 PM on 07 Sep 2019


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About this weather station:

Collecting weather data since mid-2015 (6 years, 9 months, and 1 day)
There are 710,182 records in the database
Location
Latitude: 44° 44.28' N
Longitude: 063° 22.66' W
Ground ASL: 19 metres
Sensor Suite Above Ground: 7 metres
Sensor Suite ASL: 26 meters

Station

This station uses a Davis Vantage Vue VUE, controlled by weewx, a user customized experimental weather software system interpreted by Python 3.9.2.
Weewx was designed to be simple, fast, and easy to understand by leveraging modern software concepts.
This software is running on a Raspberry Pi 4 using the Arm64 port of Debian GNU/Linux 11 operating system.

Davis Vantage VUE Raspberry Pi 4 Model B

The Integrated Sensor Suite (ISS) transmits sensor data to the base station every 2.5 seconds at a rate of 19.2 kbps.
These data are archived, which enables weewx to perform analytics and update the website accordingly every 5 minutes.

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Weewx uptime: 4 days, 6 hours, 43 minutes
Server uptime: 4 days, 6 hours, 48 minutes
weewx v4.8.0
Console battery: 5.0 V
Remote sensor signal strength: 98%

Today's Almanac
Sun
Start civil twilight: 04:52:06 AM
Sunrise: 05:29:55 AM
Transit: 01:16:51 PM
Sunset: 09:03:37 PM
End civil twilight: 09:41:23 PM
Azimuth: 274.4°
Altitude: 29.5°
Right ascension: 97.8°
Declination: 23.2°
Equinox: 09/22/2022 10:03:33 PM
Solstice: 12/21/2022 05:48:00 PM
Moon
Rise: 04:40:50 AM
Transit: 12:55:29 PM
Set: 09:12:45 PM
Azimuth: 279.5°
Altitude: 29.1°
Right ascension: 94.3°
Declination: 26.4°
New moon: 06/28/2022 11:52:13 PM
Full moon: 07/13/2022 03:37:35 PM
Phase: New
(0% full)




Today has 15 hours, 33 minutes, 41 seconds of daylight
0 minutes, 29 seconds less than yesterday
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