About Namibia Weather Network
The Namibia Weather Network is an affiliation of professional personal weather stations located in Namibia. This website is neither affiliated with nor endorsed by the Namibian Meteorological Service or any other government agency. The weather data contained herein is offered without any warranties expressed or implied, and is meant to only supplement not replace official Namibian weather forecasts and information.
The Namibia Weather Network was founded in October of 2008 by Jens of Windhoek Weather in Windhoek, Namibia. Membership is open to those with Personal Weather Stations in Namibia, and member sites can be viewed on the home page.
The members of this site contribute their data to the map on the home page allowing for a clear and live snap shot of the weather in Namibia. It is a great place to visit when there is a storm predicted for Namibia or if you plan on traveling to or in the area.
Namibia Weather Network Instrumentation
The Weather stations on this websites mainly consist of DAVIS VANTAGE PRO2 stations with Solar sensors or or DAVIS VANTAGE VUE stations.
The Anonemeters have been installed at a height of between 6m & 10m.
The stations have been placed for optimal performance considering WMO & CWOP standards.
Below are images and specifications on our instruments
DAVIS VANTAGE PRO2
DAVIS VANTAGE VUE
If you have a weather website using a personal weather station running
Weather Display, VWS, or WeatherLink software
in Namibia, and are publishing weather data to a personal weather website, you are invited to join our network.
Membership is free, Join Us to get started.
We offer a member mesomap for your site.
The map style and rotating data display was a result of collaboration between SWN members as they built their network. Ken True from Saratoga-Weather.org supplied the backend programming that makes it all work.
About this website
This site is a template design by CarterLake.org with PHP conversion by Saratoga-Weather.org.
Special thanks to Martin at Hebrides Weather in Scotland for his design of the AUWN banner and member button graphics.
Special thanks go to Kevin Reed at TNET Weather for his work on the original Carterlake templates, and his design for the common website PHP management.
Special thanks to Mike Challis of Long Beach WA for his wind-rose generator, Theme Switcher and CSS styling help with these templates.
Special thanks go to Ken True of Saratoga-Weather.org for the AJAX conditions display, dashboard and integration of the TNET Weather common PHP site design for this site.
Special thanks to Martin of Hebrides Weather for the great banner and round logo.
Template is originally based on Designs by Haran.