Davis Instruments 6163 Wireless Vantage Pro2 Plus Weather Station with Fan-Aspirated Radiation Shield

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Note: Our inventory has the improved rain cone design introduced in 2014. The changes include grip grooves, bird spikes, a new debris screen and the Davis logo.

Includes Vantage Pro2 console/receiver, Integrated Sensor First and only weather station in its class to use frequency hopping spread spectrum radio technology to transmit weather data wirelessly up to 1000' (300 m).

Includes Vantage Pro2 console/receiver, integrated sensor suite (ISS), and mounting hardware. ISS includes rain collector, temperature and humidity sensors, anemometer, 40' (12 m) anemometer cable, solar radiation sensor, UV sensor, sensor mounting shelf, and solar panel.

Temperature and humidity sensors are enclosed in our patented, solar-powered, 24-hour fan-aspirated radiation shield. Shield combines fan aspiration and passive shielding to minimize the effects of solar radiation.

ISS is solar powered. Electronic components are housed in a weather-resistant shelter. Console may be powered using the included AC-power adapter or with three C batteries (not included).

Wireless range is up to 1000' (300 m) outdoors, line of sight. Typical range through walls under most conditions is 200' to 400' (60 to 120 m). Add wireless repeaters for distances up to 1.7 miles (2.7 km).

Add the WeatherLink Data Logger and Virtual Weather Station Internet Edition, the most popular choice for connecting your weather station to your computer and the Internet.

Purchase Virtual Weather Station now and save. Streams live weather data real time (approximately 3 second updates) to the WeatherUnderground.com Website. Also supports the Citizen Weather Observer Program (CWOP) Websites.

Weather Features

  • Dew Point

  • Forecast (Pressure Based)

  • Heat Index

  • Humidity

  • Leaf Wetness

  • Moonrise & Moonset

  • Rainfall

  • Relative Pressure

  • Soil Moisture

  • Soil Temperature

  • Solar Radiation

  • Sunrise & Sunset

  • Temperature

  • UV

  • Wind Direction

  • Wind Speed

  • Wind Chill

Additional Features


  • Outdoor Temperature
  • Outdoor Humidity
  • Wind Speed
  • Wind Direction
  • Rainfall (Precipitation)
  • Barometric Pressure
  • Indoor Temperature (console)
  • Indoor Humidity (console)
  • Solar Radiation
  • UV Radiation