What is a Weather Station?

A weather station is a facility with instruments and equipment to make weather observations by monitoring atmospheric conditions to study the weather.

Typical weather stations have the following instruments:

  • Thermometer for measuring temperature
  • Barometer for measuring barometric pressure
  • Hygrometer for measuring humidity
  • Anemometer for measuring wind speed
  • Wind vane for measuring wind direction
  • Rain gauge for measuring precipitation


About RingRoad Weather Station:

RingRoad Weather Station, Rajkot - A Private Automatic Automatic Weather Station

RingRoad Weather Station, Rajkot
Davis Vantage Pro 2 Wireless Automatic Weather Station.

The RingRoad Weather Station is powered by a Davis Vantage Pro 2 Wireless Automatic Weather Station. Various weather parameters such as Temperature, Barometric Pressure, Rain, Wind, Humidity, Dew Point etc. are measured by an anemometer, rain gauge and a thermo-hydro sensor situated outdoor in optimal positions for highest accuracy possible. The indoor console measures barometric pressure, along with indoor temperature and humidity. The specialized instrumentation allows for Automatic transmission and periodic recording of weather data. The data is transmitted to the Console wirelessly every 3 seconds. Weather data is displayed at GujaratWeather.com website. There is a facility to update the website at various intervals ranging from instantly to 5 minutes, 10 minutes upto 6 hours. RingRoad Weather data is uploaded by Weatherlink 6.0.3 Software.


Davis Vantage Pro 2 Console

Davis Vantage Pro 2 Console



About GujaratWeather.com

GujaratWeather.com website is a work in progress. Features may be added or deleted as per evolving technology and requirements. What you see today could be changed tomorrow. Please let me know what you like or dislike about the web site so that I may continually improve the website. Most of the data is from RingRoad Weather Station. Satellite pictures and some pages are from external links. Source of these data is clearly mentioned on the respective pages. Never make life or death decisions or any other decisions based upon weather data reported on this web site. Refer to official India Meteorological Department Weather Data.

27 Replies to “About”

  1. I am regularly and eagerly watching weather forecast by you, in ‘Akila’ since last five years. Your forecasts are perfect! I came to know from Manishbhai Patel that you have your private weather forecast station and your own website. It is really very impressive site and congratulations for doing great service to the society. Regards.

  2. Respected Sir,

    I am a regular viewer of your predictions and I only depend upon your predictions rather than imd.

    I shall be glad to have your contact details such as landline and mobile numbers.
    With due respects and regards

    P.A. Nair

  3. Sir, I become very happy to read yr forecast in AKILA news paper.Fortunately I could found yr personal website today.Now I can see more data from your website. Really by this way, you are doing SAMAJ SEVA. With family, we want to come at your weather station if you will allow. Really I salute you for yr such selfless service. ખુબ ખુબ આભાર…ધન્યવાદ … જય હિન્દ..જય શ્રી કૃષ્ણ..

  4. We are doing EIA study for the upcoming projects and for that we need various meteorological data. Please inform whether would you supply such data for our project purpose.

  5. Just Great Ashokbhai. Congratulations for fantastic dedicated weather website. We regularly read your forecast in evening newspaper too. Thanks for all complimentary services for society & nation.

    I am licenced Ham Radio operator (Callsign: VU2EXP), wilh good setup of communication equipments (Nr. Indira Circle). Hope to meet you some day !

    Thanks – Rajesh P. Vagadia

  6. Respected Sir,
    I have completed my B.Sc (Physics) at Pune. Now i have taken admissiom for M.Sc. in Saurashtra University. I want to know that is there any vaccacy in your weather station?

  7. respected sir
    thank you to give such a important information.
    my que is what is the weather con in future month sep 2013?

    1. September 2013 is one year from now and I would not worry about it. However, if you are asking for September 2012 let me inform you that I only forecast for short term up to one week.

  8. Sir,

    I am uploaded the new weather software from internet i.e. Weather Link 6.0.1 but due to some problem the data was not uploaded to the Weather underground.

    The following errors are displayed –

    1. Successfully uploaded APRS
    Error occurred while uploading data to weather underground.

    2. Loop 2 not supported
    APRS string DW28397 APRS, TCPIP*@070335z2217

    3. Error connecting to the FTP servsr (87)

    Kindly guide me to solve the problem.

  9. Respected Sir

    I started uploading data of Wynter Blyth Weather Station. Kindly see to it.

  10. I am regularly visit your ring road weather station but now a days there is some data upgradation note done particularly for rainfall there no records on reports so kindly update it

    1. Thanks for the reply
      In front page monthly rain is showing 0.00 and yearly rain 133 is showing so that I have requested to update rain data on front page

  11. Sir,
    Good Morning,
    Regarding the subject, I had try it on 3 Different browser(Mobile Default , UCWeb and Opera Mobile) of my Sony Ericson Xperia neo V (MT11i).
    My mobile works on Android 4.0.4 (Ice-cream Sandwich) operating system.
    I had taken screenshot as well, if provide email address I will send it to you.
    Thank you in advanced for looking the issue.
    Brijesh Rachhadiya.

  12. RingRoad Weather Station, Ashok Patel your providing a useful weather data thanks for it
    remarkable changes of your website is good

  13. the way you express yourself is very clear, i understand it very well. thanks.

  14. i am big fan of your website!! and your new UI just rocks..!!! best of luck..!! i am software engineer from pune and basically from rajkot!

  15. Sir,
    Good Morning,
    I had observed that you have changed web design from old web.
    But in new website, I had observed that it is not supported on mobile device ( it is not proper viewed from mobile).
    Can you update new design or continue with old website.

    1. Send me an email for the details of pages you cannot view on Mobile phone. You might have to change the URL or change the bookmarks.

      Ashok Patel

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