Davis Vantage Pro2 Plus™ Weather Station

2020 UPGRADE PLUS AWARDS

Davis Vantage Pro2 Plus™ Weather Station

Our newest wireless weather station provides accurate, reliable weather monitoring in a self-contained, easy-to-install system. Vantage Pro2 Plus gives you all the weather data you need for home use, education, boating and more. Sleek but tough—your outdoor sensor suite sets up in minutes and starts sending data wirelessly to your console anywhere in your home, school, or business. You'll see current weather conditions, including indoor and outdoor temperature and humidity, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction, dew point and rainfall. You'll also get weather forecast icons, moon phase, sunrise/sunset times, graphing of weather trends, alarms and more. Vantage Pro2 Plus also boasts the innovative Weather Center button that displays additional data on weather variables for today and over the last 25 days.

The Davis Vantage Pro2 Plus weather station combines Davis' legendary accuracy and rugged durability into a compact station that's easy to set up and use. Vantage Pro2 Plus includes a sleek but tough outdoor sensor array and a distinctive LCD console. Its unique Weather Center function provides additional information on each weather variable. In addition, Davis has made Vantage Pro2 Plus radio-compatible with our flagship Vantage professional stations so you can mix-and-match most components.

Station Includes:

  • Integrated Sensor Suite including temperature, wind, and rain sensors
  • Console
  • Mounting hardware (mounting pole sold separately)

Console

  • Time & Date - View the current time and date or time of sunrise/sunset.
  • Moon Phase - See the eight phases of the moon from new to full.
  • Forecast Icons - Icons let you know to expect sun, part sun, clouds, rain, or snow.
  • Temperature & Humidity - Console updates outside temperature every 10 seconds and inside temperature every minute. In addition, outside humidity Updates every 50 seconds and inside humidity every minute.
  • Retransmits - Main console can extend range to additional consoles up to 1,000 ft. (300 m).
  • Barometer - Five-position trend arrow shows whether barometric pressure is rising, falling, or stable.
  • Variable Display Options - See updated variables every 10 seconds for heat index and wind chill to get a better "feel" for the outside environment.
  • Rain - Console updates rain totals and rain rate every 20 seconds for the last 25 hours, days, months.
  • "Change in Weather Since Yesterday" Feature - Allows comparisons of changes of temperature and barometric pressure from day to day.
  • Weather Center - Weather Center provides additional information for each weather variable, such as daily highs and lows, temperature changes by the hour and barometric value changes. Also displays astronomical data such as meteor showers.
  • User-Friendly Keypad - Domed buttons are easy to sense and press. Glow-in-the-dark keypad buttons give you access to weather information all day and all night. The Done key returns user to "current" screen from anywhere in the program.
  • Graphs - Graph the last 25 hours, days or months. View up to 50 graphs including temperature, rain, rain rate, wind and barometric pressure—all on the console.
  • "This Time Yesterday" Feature - Data point on the graph indicates the weather during the same time yesterday to help compare and analyze day-to-day weather trends.
  • Alarms - Set 22 simultaneous, different alarms to warn of dangers such as high winds, freezing temperatures, rain rate, flood warning, and more.
  • Wind Speed - See wind speed updates every 2.5 seconds. Displays wind speed in miles per hour, meters per second, kilometers per hour and knots. Provides the average and high wind speed for two-minute and ten-minute intervals.

ISS

  • Wireless - Frequency-hopping spread spectrum radio ensures consistent transmission up to 1,000 ft. (300 m) from integrated sensor suite to console.
  • Rain Collector - Self-emptying tipping spoon measures rain with .01" (0,2 mm) resolution.
  • Anemometer - Vantage Vue records wind speeds as low as 2 mph (3 km/h) and as high as 180 mph (290 km/h).
  • Weather Proof Cover - Corrosion-resistant cover provides durability in extreme conditions. Electronics are potted or over-molded for added moisture shielding.
  • Radiation Shield - Provides excellent protection from solar radiation and other sources of radiated and reflected heat.
  • Temperature/Relative Humidity - Provides outside temperature readings from -40°F to 150°F (-40°C to 65°C). Also measures relative humidity from 0 to 100%.
  • Easy Installation - Installs easily and quickly with included mounting hardware kit.
  • Wind Direction - Measures wind direction in compass points or degrees.
  • Solar Panel - Energizes the station during the day. On-board super capacitor provides power at night. Lithium battery provides backup when needed.
  • Bubble Level - Allows for more accurate installation and better data collection.

Ag/Turf Management Module

Software module adds specialized reports for farmers, growers, and turf managers. With a user-defined 24-hour period and growing season, you can track the weather according to your needs, not the calendar's.

You'll get evapotranspiration, chilling requirement, leaf wetness hours, and soil temperature hours—all with user-entered thresholds and starting and ending dates. Plus growing degree-days and temperature-humidity hours (with user-entered names of crops, pests, or diseases) and crop water management (with irrigation values and user-entered K-factor profiles).

WeatherLink Software

Add this popular model of WeatherLink to any Vantage station or Weather Envoy. Suitable for everyone from the home weather buff to the most demanding scientific user. Store weather data even when it's not connected to a computer. Later, download the data and use the software for detailed analysis and graphing. Our popular WeatherLink with standard data logger is ideal for most purposes, while other models add special features designed for specific user groups.