Weather Transmitter WXT530 - Access to Real Time Weather Data


The Vaisala Weather Transmitter WXT530 is a unique series of sensors with parameter combinations that allows you to choose what is right for your application. The WXT530 Series is the fl exible,
integrated building block for weather applications. The WXT530 Series improves your grip on weather.

  • Essentail weather parameters in cost efficient package
  • Measurement parameters are integrated into one multiparameter platform
  • Flexible selection measurement parameters available
  • Weather parameter hub having analog input options
  • Set of 3rd party analog sensors can be connected (T, S.R, Level, T.P.)
  • Digital interface incorporates also analog input parameters
  • Separate Data and Service ports
  • Analog output options
  • Wide variety of digital communication modes
  • Complies ISO60945 standard for maritime use
  • DNV certificate approval process on-going
  • Wide range of operating and heating voltages
  • Compact, light-weight
  • Easy to install
  • No moving parts

Wind speed

 

Measurement range
Accuracy

0 ... 60 m/s
±0.3 m/s or ±3%, whichever is greater (35 m/s...60m/s ±5%)

Wind direction

 

Measurement range
Accuracy

0 ... 360°
±3°

Liquid precipitation

 

Rainfall

Accuracy
Rain duration

Rain intensity

cumulative accumulation after latest automatic or manual reset
5%*
counting each ten second increment when droplet detected
one minute running average in ten second steps

Barometric pressure

 

Measurement range
Accuracy

600 ... 1100 hPa
±0.5 hPa at 0 ... 30 °C (+32 ... +86 °F)
±1 hPa at -52 ... +60 °C (-60 ... +140 °F)

Air temperature

 

Measurement range
Accuracy at +20 °C (+68 °F)

-52 ... +60 °C (-60 ... +140 °F)
±0.3 °C (±0.5 °F)

Relative humidity

 

Measurement range
Accuracy

0 ... 100 %RH
±3 %RH within 0 ... 90 %RH
±5 %RH within 90 ... 100 %RH

*

Due to the nature of the phenomenon, deviations caused by spatial variations may exist in precipitation readings, especially in short time scale. The accuracy specification does not include possible wind induced error.

 

DATASHEET» WXT530_Datasheet_01.PDF (3130kB)