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What’s needed to build your own weatherstation?

The weather station is based on the Raspberry Pi and some basic sensors.
The project is based on Rasbian, Nginx, PHP5 and the libraries for the different sensors.
In this manual you will find all steps to build it yourself.
What do you need?

Raspberry Pi
Of course the base is the raspberry Pi itself. The model is not important in this case. You can use the;
First and second Generation

  • Raspberry Pi A(+)
  • Raspberry Pi B(+)
  • Raspberry Pi 2
  • Raspberry Pi 3

Don’t forget the power supply

Temperature sensor
External temperature sensor: DS18B20 or even better using waterproof version sensor:

Humidity sensor
DHT11 or DHT22 Humidity sensor

Digital light sensor
Digital illuminance intensity sensor module GY30/BH1750FVI

Barometric pressure sensor
BMP180 Barometric pressure sensor

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