Weather Conditions at the Rankin Science Observatory

appalachian state university dark sky observatory phillips gap weather conditions

The graphic at left gives current weather conditions at our (campus) Rankin Science Observatory. These data are updated every 10 minutes. The charts below give weather data for the past several hours.

Solar Radiation (watts/sq m)

Temperature, dew point, past 24 hours

hourly rain past 12 hours

solar radiation watts/sq m past 48 hours

inside and outside relative humidity, past 24 hours

Inside temperature, past 48 hours

wind gust and wind speed past 24 hours

wind direction

18-inch cloud sensor graph

32-inch cloud sensor graph

asu dark sky observatory clear sky chart

This weather station is adjacent to the Rankin Science Observatory dome on the top of Rankin South, on the campus of Appalachian State University.