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Vaisala Automatic Weather Station AWS310



    Vaisala is the one-stop shop for automatic weather stations. When you choose the Vaisala AWS310, you get a complete communication and data monitoring solution, including sensor, electronics, mast, and power supply – everything you need to start taking accurate and reliable weather measurements. The stations are able to satisfy the general and specific needs of several applications, such as synoptic, aviation, and agricultural meteorology, hydrology, and climatology.
    The ability to use the same standard hardware and software for many different requirements lowers the cost of training, spare parts, and logistics support. When the total life-cycle cost of operating an entire network is fully considered, Vaisala systems are the most economical solution.

    The main benefits of the AWS310:

    • Common options preconfigured; also fully customizable for special needs
    • WMO-compliant sensors for validated data
    • Remote configuration management
    • Easy remote monitoring of network status via optional NM10 software
    • Long calibration intervals
    • Fast delivery for preconfigured systems
    Technical Specifications

     Technical Specifications

    ​Data Collection Platform ​Vaisala Datalogger QML201
    ​Operating temperature ​-40 ... +60 °C
    ​Storage temperature ​-60 … +70 °C
    ​Humidity ​0 …. 100 %RH
    ​Environmental tests: Operating
    ​Dry heat ​IEC 60068-2-2
    ​Cold ​IEC 60068-2-1
    ​Damp heat ​IEC 60068-2-30
    ​Environmental tests: Storage
    ​Dry heat ​IEC 60068-2-2
    ​Cold ​IEC 60068-2-1
    ​Damp heat ​IEC 60068-2-30
    ​Environmental tests: Transport
    ​Vibration (random) ​ETSI EN 300 019-2-2v2.3.1
    ​Rough handling (free fall etc.) ​ETSI EN 300 019-2-2v2.3.1
    ​EMC tests IEC 61326-1- Industrial Standard
    ​Electrostatic discharge ​EN 61000-4-2
    Fast transient burst ​EN 61000-4-4
    ​RF field immunity ​EN 61000-4-3
    ​Transient surge ​EN 61000-4-5

    ​Conducted RF immunity

    ​EN 61000-4-6


    Immunity to voltage dips and short interrupts

    EN 61000-4-11
    ​Safety tests
    ​Electrical safety
    ​IEC 60950-1
    ​Enclosure protection and IP class

    ​IP66 acc. IEC 60529. Sand & dust

    test acc. MIL-STD 810 G
    Method 506.5 Procedure 1


    ​Enclosure materials Stainless steel AISI316L, painted white
    ​Enclosure size ​600 (H) x 500 (W) x 200 (D) mm
    ​Mast ​Tiltable 2/3/10 m pole mast
    ​Weight ​Enclosure approx. 30 kg

    ​10 m mast with sensors 75…125 kg (composite mast)

    150 ... 200 kg (aluminum & steel mast)


    ​Maximum wind speed ​75 m/s with 10 m mast and two guy wire sets
    ​Powering ​90…264 VAC, 45...65 Hz
    12…24 VDC recommended (30 VDC max.)
    ​Solar panel ​30W / 2 x 30W
    ​Internal battery ​Up to 52 Ah / 12 V
    ​Battery regulator ​Charge/recharge control
    Temperature compensation
    Deep discharge protection
    Simultaneous inputs from solar and AC (mains) power allowed

    More detailed technical specs, please see the AWS310 datasheet.

    Related Services
    • Warranty 
    • All Vaisala products and services are covered by a 12-month warranty as standard, with selected products covered for up to 24 months. During this period you benefit from free repair or replacement of faulty equipment.
    • Warranty 
    • Service Center Repair  
    • If your instrument requires repair.