Best Weather Gadget Reviews

    We often get asked about diffrent weather gadgets or devices, what we think of them, which are the best, etc.  WXobservation is all about weather observation and the tools built around it.  Although our main focus is on home weather stations, there are many additional personal weather devices that can be used while on the go or at work.  These are commonly used by campers, hikers, law enforcement, boaters, fishermen, hunters, outdoorsmen, and anyone that wants or needs to watch the weather while away from home.  This page is dedicated to reviews on the best weather gadgets and other, similar devices that fall outside the realm of home weather stations.


    Best Portable Weather Station: Buying Guide & Reviews

    Portable weather stations, also called handheld weather stations, are beneficial for acquiring field weather data that is accurate and real-time no matter where you are.  They are used by fun-seekers and professionals alike.  Read More…


    Ultimate Guide & Review: Kestrel Weather Meters

    See our ultimate guide Kestrel wind meters and weather meters.  They are handy, portable, and some of them are like carrying an entire weather station in your pocket.  We’ll walk you through the diffrences and help determine which is best for you.  Read More…


    Top 5 Lighthing Detectors & Reviews

    Handheld personal lightning detectors are commonly used by campers, golfers, fishermen, and for sporting events.  They can save lives by alerting you to a lightning storm.  See why lightning detectors made our list of best weather gadgets.  Read More…


    Best Indoor Air Quality Monitors

    Is the air you breathe in your house clean?  Is it safe?  Indoor air quality monitors measure things like VOCs, dust particles, temperature, and humidty to monitor the quality of air we breathe.  Knowing the quality level so you can do something about it when needed can bring you peace of mind.  Some IAQ monitors even include outdoor weather station modules.  Read More…


    Best Weather Radios & Reviews

    Whether preparing for severe weather at your home or planning a camping trip or hike, a weather radio can make sure you’re alerted to critial information right away.  Many special weather radios can also include special emergency alerts, flashlights, hand cranks, solar panels, and more. We’ve categorized the many types of weather radios and provide recommendations of the best in each category.  Read More…


    Weather gadgets like these are great tools for observing the weather in the field on portable devices or protecting your loved ones at home.  In mnay cases, these can are essential safety components.  Whatever you’re reason for needing one, we hope we’ve been able to assist you in making an educated purchase.  For times when you’re at home or have the ability to have a stationary device, we recommend a home weather station.  Most of the time, this will be the most cost effective and accurate way to get your weather data on a consistent basis.  You’ll also have the easiest time graphing weather trends and sharing your data remotely.