Davis Instruments Vantage Vue Wireless Weather Station

Last updated date: April 3, 2019

Review Melt Score
9.4

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 34 expert reviews, the Davis Instruments Davis Instruments Vantage Vue Wireless Weather Station placed 1st when we looked at the top 7 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
9.6
5 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.0
713 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
This pick earns its much higher price with even better build quality than the Netatmo, more-sensitive rain and wind measurements, and more-frequently updated data.
- New York Times Wirecutter
Large LCD display constantly real time data. Info transmits 1,000 feet from base.
- BestReviews
All sensors performed without issue, and they reported highly accurate readings
- TechHive
This unit has a wireless transmission distance of 1,000 feet, outdistancing many other weather stations.
- Top Ten Reviews
The 6250 Vantage Vue wireless weather station is designed as radio-compatible, which makes it different and unique from any other broadcast weather stations available.
- Weather Station Reviews
What experts didn't like
Pricey, but you are paying for quality and an advanced feature set.
- BestReviews
The rain gauge buckets might lose some rainwater in the tipping process, and the rain data might not be that accurate.
- Weather Station Reviews

From The Manufacturer

Our weather stations help professionals and hobbyists measure, monitor, and manage weather data. The Vantage Vue is quick and easy to set up so you can start getting accurate and reliable weather data right away. Our stations are engineered to withstand scorching sun, corrosion, 200 mph (321 kmh) winds, temperature extremes, and more. This sleek and compact Davis weather station is trusted by meteorologists, gardeners, storm chasers, and weather enthusiasts across the world.

Overall Product Rankings

2. Netatmo Weather Station
Overall Score: 8.7
Expert Reviews: 4
3. Oregon Scientific Advanced Wireless Weather Station
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 6
4. Ambient Weather WS-10 Wireless Weather Station
Overall Score: 8.4
Expert Reviews: 4
5. iLifeSmart Wireless Forecast Station
Overall Score: 8.1
Expert Reviews: 3
6. La Crosse WS-9037U-IT Atomic Forecast Station
Overall Score: 7.9
Expert Reviews: 2

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