I have always been interested in weather and the recording of it. Early days of emptying out a rain gauge were also laborious so my engineering mind set to create a set and forget weather solution.

My first set up was a entry level science shop style station with basic software. However it was not enough. Now I have an advance data logger with industry grade sensors. In you look at the image carefully you will see an ultrasonic wind sensor at the top of the flag pole.

My weather station is online at The site includes integration of Bureau of Meteorology forecast data and a local web cam pointing west towards the blue mountains. The weather station runs with Weewx Linux based software of which I contribute website skins and other extensions.

Latest Posts – Weather

Weewx Weather Software Responsive Skin - The Carlingford Weather Website,, uses the Weewx Linux based weather software. Weewx allows for skins to customise the generated website. I have written a Responsive Skin for Weewx,
Carlingford Weather Webcam - now has a Live weather webcam. The webcam is a AXIS M3027-PVE Fixed Dome Network Camera. It points to a westerly direction to capture the prevailing direction of the weather. The webcam image
Weather station block diagram - Block diagram of sensors and equipment running

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