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Ambient Weather WS-2080 Review

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Ambient Weather WS-2080The Ambient Weather WS-2080 is a compact, easy to install complete weather station with impressive reliability at a very low cost. This weather station measures wind speed, wind direction, temperature and humidity (both inside and outside), rainfall and barometric pressure.

PDF Manual for Ambient Weather WS-2080

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Pros and Cons of Ambient Weather WS-2080


  • This is a decent home weather station that’s compatible with PC data uploading/data readouts
  • Using good lithium AA batteries will extend the hours of use you get out of it
  • There’s a better weather shield available (sold separately) than the one that comes with it
  • Wind and rain sensors work very well IF they’re leveled
  • If you read the included manual, you’ll see all the capabilities and limitations of this unit
  • Mounting pole is available for this weather station
  • Offers impressive 99.997% uptime


  • Some people that demand more precise and accurate readings should opt for the Davis Instrumentals unit

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