The 10 Best Weather Station Reviews In The UK (2022)

Best Weather Station Reviews

Last Updated on January 11, 2022

Have you ever had your plans ruined by an abrupt change of weather? Then you know the worth of a tiny weather station at home to predict the weather’s moods! We reviewed the top stations of the year so you can pick the best weatherman for your home.

Our Top 3 Weather Station Picks
1. The Best Weather Station By Bresser
2. The Best Retro Weather Station By Mingle
3. The Best In-Depth Weather Station By Aercus Instruments

Product Testing & Comparing

When looking for a weather station for your home, you will run into countless products. So, which one is the best and most useful? How do you avoid the stations that are basically worthless? Our review team set out to make things easier by gathering, testing and comparing this year’s top weather forecasters. We looked at digital and manual stations, graded their features and ranked each one according to our top favourites.

For each weather station, we also highlighted the following important points.

  1. The size of the weather station.
  2. Forecast time.
  3. Power source.

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The Top Weather Station Reviews Of 2022


1. Bresser Station B0170A47DI

The Best Weather Station

Outdoor Weather Sensor By Bresser

Product Specifications

  • Size: 38.8 x 15 x 28 cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 hours.
  • Power source: Batteries.

We picked this user-friendly weather station as the top choice on our list. To start with, it’s compact and stylish. But what features can you look forward to?

Well, it is equipped with an extensive information service. Everything is well displayed; you can read historical data alongside the day’s weather. You can look forward to seeing the indoor and outside temperature, a 12-hour forecast, and moon phases.

The LCD displays more than ten measurement values with indoor/outdoor temperature, humidity, the possibility of rain and amount of rainfall. The device also displays air pressure, wind speed and wind direction. There is also an alarm function and a frost/ice alert to notify you when the outside temperature is below -3 degrees.

Pros

  • Compact and easy to set up.
  • Features accurate indoor and outdoor temperature results.
  • Outdoor sensor is easy to install.
  • Features accurate humidity, temperature, wind speed/wind direction, pressure and rainfall results

Cons

  • Batteries are not included

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2. Mingle Sunartis THB367

The Best Retro Weather Station

best retro weather station

Product Specifications

  • Size: 21 x 21 x 4 cm.
  • Forecast time: Present conditions.
  • Power source: None.

We have to admit. When it comes to weather instruments, past designs had a certain flair that appeals to many people today. If you are one of them, then this beautiful and simple piece is something to consider. Although it doesn’t forecast the future, you can look at present conditions including temperature, humidity and barometric pressure.

The device does offer a trend forecast but one of its best features is the fact that the batteries last an exceptionally long time.

Pros

  • Thermometer, hygrometer and barometer.
  • Trend forecast.
  • Old school charm.

Cons

  • Needs to be calibrated.

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3. Aercus WeatherRanger B00ZVFZRRK

The Best In-Depth Weather Station

Wireless Weather Station By Aercus Instruments

Product Specifications

  • Size: ‎36 x 14 x 36 cm.
  • Forecast time: 16-second real-time updates.
  • Power source: 3 x AA batteries.

But what if you want something truly info-packed? We picked this amazing weather station as the best choice for weather freaks who want to know every detail about, well, everything! Let’s look at the best features that you can expect.

It features a beautiful design that includes a full-colour TFT LCD console and a massive built-in data logger offering up to 66 million results of temperature and other data.

It tracks the UV index, indoor and outdoor temperatures, indoor and outdoor humidity, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction, rainfall, dew point, date/time, windchill and short-range forecast with its all in one external sensor. Other great features include voice alerts and real-time internet weather publishing.

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Pros

  • Accurate results.
  • Offers real-time indoor/outdoor temperature, wind, pressure and rain analysis.
  • The solar panel on the outdoor sensors increase the battery life.
  • Stunning displays.
  • Voice alerts.

Cons

  • The sensors must stay out of the rain and sun.

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4. Bresser MyTime Jumbo ‎B017NKIGUU

The Best Wall/Desktop Weather Station

best wall and desktop weatherstation

Product Specifications

  • Size: ‎36.9 x 2.7 x 22.9 cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 to 24 hours.
  • Power source: 6 x AA batteries.

Our review team enjoyed placing this weather station everywhere in the house. It works on walls, kitchen counters, bed stands – any surface really! But other things also caught our attention and that included the display panel that is easy to understand at a glance and super large numbers.

You can also look forward to a station that automatically changes settings and time when the seasons change, a display of indoor and outdoor weather, a long forecast time, and the current humidity.

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Pros

  • Automatic seasonal adjustment.
  • Suitable for walls and tabletops.
  • Shows temperature and humidity.
  • Good forecast time.

Cons

  • Requires 6 batteries.

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5. Nauticalia Weather Forecaster B007M18D4U

The Best Pocket Weather Forecaster

best pocket weather forecaster

Product Specifications

  • Size: 8 x 9 x 1.5‎ cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 hours.
  • Power source: Manual.

If you are particularly fond of the weather and calculating forecasts, then this hands-on device is just for you. At first, we thought that this was a gimmick but after thoroughly testing it, we found that you can actually get a forecast for up to 8 or 12 hours into the future.

Although you won’t get as much detail as a digital weather station, it provides you with a fun and accurate way to tell the weather on the go.

Pros

  • Great gift for weather fans.
  • Accurate readings.
  • Portable.
  • Needs no batteries.

Cons

  • Most accurate when used in the British Isles.

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6. Youshiko YC9360 Digital Weather Station

The Best All-Rounder Weather Station

Weather Forcast Station By Youshiko

Product Specifications

  • Size: ‎15.7 x 12.3 x 6.9 cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 hours.
  • Power source: Batteries.

If you are looking for a simple and reliable weather station, this one will serve you right. You can quickly see all the data you need at a glance – something that is easy thanks to the big LED display and blue backlight.

This device shows humidity, barometric pressure, temperature, wind direction and wind speed, and rainfall readings. You also get sunrise, sunset, moonrise, moonset times with a graphical moon phase display.

The radio-controlled clock (MSF-UK version), automatically changes time for spring and autumn and maintains precise timekeeping. The alarm clock also comes with a snooze function.

Pros

  • Features accurate humidity, temperature, wind direction and wind speed, pressure and rainfall readings.
  • Wireless sensors can be placed 50 m away from the station.
  • Clear to read.
  • Easy to setup.

Cons

  • Sensors must be kept out of the rain.

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7. Youshiko YC9360 Digital Weather Station 

Best Weather Forecast Monitor

Weather Trend Forcast Monitor By Youshiko

Product Specifications

  • Size: 15.7 x 12.3 x 6.9‎ cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 hours.
  • Power source: Batteries.

This weather station is an accurate temperature reading device that is compact and easy to use. Indeed, the LCD screen is straightforward and clear to read. Among other things, it shows forecasts, the current temperature, humidity, date, time and a frost alarm.

Also, this machine features a Radio controlled clock (MSF-UK version) for automatic updates for spring and autumn.

You can place the Swiss precision wireless sensor up to 90 feet from the main weather station. When it’s time to replace the batteries, the station will also alert you to get new ones.

Pros

  • Automatically updates itself for precision seasonal changes.
  • Stylish and compact.
  • Features accurate humidity, temperature, wind direction and wind speed, pressure and rainfall measurements
  • Alarm with snooze function.
  • The unit features an excellent temperature sensor.

Cons

  • The small size might not suit everyone’s tastes.

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8. Ecowitt Weather Station WS2910

The Best UV Weather Station

the best weather station by ecowitt

Product Specifications

  • Size: 44 x 26 x 16‎ cm.
  • Forecast time: Unspecified forecast function.
  • Power source: 2 x AA batteries/solar power.

Here is another decent weather station that can give you all the information you need at a quick glance. With a wind vane and cups, it is very useful if the day’s wind conditions are important to you. But let’s look at what else you can expect.

It also has sensors for UV/solar radiation and a thermo-hygrometer. There is also a rain gauge, bubble level and solar collector 7-in-1 integrated sensor. You can also check the temperature indoors and outdoors, dewpoint, barometric pressure, moon phase, and a weather forecast function.

Pros

  • Stylish and compact.
  • Installation is easy.
  • Multi-functional.
  • Great for wind condition tracking.

Cons

  • Sensors must not be exposed to water.

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9. Technoline WS 9632-IT Weather Station

Best Animated Figure Weather Station

best animated figure weather station

Product Specifications

  • Size: ‎8.4 x 2.3 x 15 cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 to 24 hours.
  • Power source: Batteries.

Our reviewers simply adored this fun-themed weather station. Indeed, as the weather changes the so-called “Weather Boy” also changes his outfits to suit the conditions. Besides this cute touch, you can also expect a monitor that is easy to read at a glance.

The weather station tracks both outdoors and indoor conditions. It can also be placed on a countertop or hung on the wall. Setup is easy and the controls are also very user-friendly.

Pros

  • Small and compact.
  • Easy to use.
  • Animated figure.
  • User-friendly.

Cons

  • A basic weather station.

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10. National Geographic Weather Station B07HFB6RPN

Best Transparent Panel Weather Station

the best slim weather station

Product Specifications

  • Size: ‎‎14 x 10.5 x 5 cm.
  • Forecast time: 12 hours.
  • Power source: 4 x AAA batteries.

Our list concludes with one of the most simplistic, attractive weather stations for compact spaces. This station can stand on your bedside or on a table, even your desk at work. The transparent panel is also very modern.

You can clearly see the temperature, time, date, and humidity. Both the indoors and outdoors temperature is visible at all times. The controls are also discreetly placed at the back.

Pros

  • Stylish and compact.
  • Perfect for a desk or bed stand.
  • Shows indoor and outdoors weathers.
  • Quality sensors.
  • Radio clock.
  • 12 hour weather forecast.

Cons

  • Needs a clear, white background for the information to be visible.

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Your Weather Station Buying Guide


A weather station can be an incredibly useful addition to your home. You can prepare better for outdoor activities like gardening or a family get-together. Our list gives you the best tips to find the right weather station for your needs.

What You Need To Know

Accuracy – The weather station has to be incredibly accurate and luckily, most of them are. But make sure that you avoid those that do not mention accuracy.

Features – Weather systems have different features. Some are very basic and just show the date, time and temperature. If you want something more complex, look for something that includes humidity, wind speed, and forecasts.

Smart Control – Weather stations with WiFi and smart control can be viewed from all your smart devices.

Colour Display – Which do you prefer? Some stations have a monochrome display while others have beautiful full-colour displays.


FAQs


Q: Does the surface underneath the weather station affect the results?

A: Yes. Some darker surfaces can measure warmer temperatures.

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About the Author Harry Thompson

Involved in home renovations throughout his life, Harry is an expert in everything to do with home and garden DIY. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking and tending to his garden.