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Gill offers two ranges of Weather Station: MaxiMet and MetConnect.

MaxiMet range - compact professional weather stations

The MaxiMet range includes a number of compact integrated weather stations. These products are simple to install and use and provide high quality measurements for general applications. The MaxiMet range is popular for applications where size, ease of integration and low maintenance are high priorities. Example applications include smart cities, smart agriculture and mobile measurement systems.

MetConnect range - reference grade professional weather stations

The MetConnect range provides a high level of flexibility, allowing different sensors to be placed at different heights (in line with WMO recommendations) and the connection of additional, user selected, sensors. Examples of MetConnect/MetPak users include national atmospheric administrations and meteorological offices.

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DesignCompact, integrated weather stations with multiple models to match user measurement requirementsFlexible weather station able to support physically separated sensors and integrate additional sensors
Wind speed & direction0-60m/s0-60m/s (MetConnect with integrated wind sensor)
Temperature-40°C to +70°C with heating-35°C to +70°C
Relative humidity0-100% RH0-100% RH
Pressure300-1250 hPa300-1250 hPa
RainIntegrated optical or remote tipping bucket options availableTipping bucket option
SolarAvailable as an integrated optionCan be connected via analogue input
User selected inputsNone2 x Analogue inputs
4 wire Pt100
Contact closure (for tipping bucket)
Digital outputsRS232, RS422, RS485, SDI-12, MODBUS, NMEARS232, RS422, RS485, SDI-12, MODBUS, NMEA
Output rate1/sec (1Hz), 1/min, 1/hr, polled1Hz, 0.5Hz, 0.25Hz, polled
Supply voltage5 – 30 V DC5 – 30V DC (specific sensors may require different voltages)
CurrentDependent on modelDependent on model
Weightup to 0.8kg3.0kg
Environmental-35°C to +70°C
-40°C to +70°C with heating option
-35°C to +70°C
IP ratingIP66 (Note: IP66/68 for MaxiMet Marine GMX560)IP66/67
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