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Weather Station Hardware => Davis Instruments Weather Stations => Topic started by: KTMer on September 18, 2018, 11:28:03 AM

Title: Solar radiation totals
Post by: KTMer on September 18, 2018, 11:28:03 AM
I'm new to the weather station world and have a Davis Vantage Pro Plus 2 with Weatherlink
What is the best way to track monthly total solar radiation?
Title: Re: Solar radiation totals
Post by: johnd on September 18, 2018, 04:47:45 PM
What is the best way to track monthly total solar radiation?

Total Solar Energy, which WL computes for you on a daily basis in NOAA reports IIRC. Admittedly it's in some odd units like Langleys, but easy enough to convert to something more meaningful like MJ/sqm.