Davis Vantage Pro2 Plus Wireless Weather Station
A wireless weather station with a versatile sensor suite that combines our rain collector, temperature and humidity sensors and anemometer into one package. You can customize your Vantage Pro2 by adding consoles or the special-purpose options. Available in both wireless and cabled versions.
First and only weather station in its class to use frequency hopping spread spectrum radio technology to transmit weather data wirelessly up to 1000′ (300 m).
Includes Vantage Pro2 console/receiver, integrated sensor suite (ISS), and mounting hardware. ISS includes rain collector, temperature and humidity sensors, anemometer, 40′ (12 m) anemometer cable, solar radiation sensor, UV sensor, sensor mounting shelf, and solar panel. Temperature and humidity sensors are enclosed in standard radiation shield.
ISS is solar powered. Electronic components are housed in a weather-resistant shelter. Console may be powered using the included AC-power adapter or with three C batteries (not included).
Wireless range is up to 1000′ (300 m) outdoors, line of sight. Typical range through walls under most conditions is 200′ to 400′ (60 to 120 m). Add wireless repeaters for distances up to 1.7 miles (2.7 km).
Operating Temperature: -40° to +150°F (-40° to +65°C)
Non-operating Temperature: -40° to +158°F (-40° to +70°C)
Current Draw (ISS SIM only): 0.14 mA (average), 30 mA (peak) at 4 to 6 VDC
Solar Power Panel: 0.5 Watts (ISS SIM), plus 0.75 Watts (Fan-Aspirated)
Battery (ISS SIM /Fan-Aspirated): CR-123 3-Volt Lithium cell / 2 – 1.2 Volt NiCad C-cells
Battery Life (3-Volt Lithium cell): 8 months without sunlight – greater than 2 years depending on solar charging
Battery Life (NiCad C-cells): 1 year