Cup Anemometer

Wind Speed and Direction

The Davis Anemometer isn't revolutionary-it's just about simplicity. It measures wind speed and direction over your chosen measurement interval without complex setup, maintenance, or programming.

Straightforward Setup

Setup is simple: mount with two screws, orient with a compass, plug it into the logger, and start logging wind data.

Wind: a Critical Soil Moisture Variable

Wind is one of the main variables that determines how fast water moves through the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum. With the Davis anemometer, you can add this important variable to your soil moisture data set without a lot of hassle.

Accuracy Wind Speed: ±5%
Wind Direction: 7°
Resolution Wind Speed: 1mph (0.45m/s, 1.6km/hr)
Wind Direction: 1° (0 to 355°)
Range Wind Speed: 0-129mph (58m/s, 209km/hr)
Start Threshold: 3mph (1.3m/s, 4.8km/hr)
Material Wind Vane and Control Head: UV-resistant ABS
Wind Cups: Polycarbonate
Anemometer Arm: Black-anodized aluminum
Dimensions 18.5" long x 7.5" high x 4.75" wide (470mm x 191mm x 121mm)
Weight 2lbs. 15oz. (1.332kg)

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Non UK/Ireland Customers

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  • Wind Direction 0 to 360°
  • Wind Speed 0-129mph


  • Biomass Production
  • Plant Ecology
  • Watershed Characterisation

Anemometer Manual
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