Kestrel 5500 FW Weather Meter with LiNK

Kestrel 5500 FW Weather Meter with LiNK


SKU: Kes-0855FWL Category:


Kestrel® 5500 Weather Meter Overview

Quick Look:

·        Measures wind speed, temperature, humidity, pressure and direction.

·        14 total meteorological parameters measured, calculated and displayed real-time and stored in memory, including advanced meteorological measurements such as dew point temperature, wet bulb temperature and density altitude.

·        Large, hi-res, hi-contrast, graphic display is perfectly readable in the brightest sunlight and is backlit for nighttime use.

·        Optional LiNK connectivity powered by Bluetooth® low energy provides wireless communication to mobile devices and computers.

·        Rugged (drop tested to MIL-STD-810G standards), waterproof (sealed to IP67 standards).

·        Protective pouch, neck lanyard and Lithium AA battery included.

·        5-year warranty.

·        Used in meteorology, hiking, camping, expeditions, agriculture, research, aviation, sailing, long-range shooting, military operations and more.

Works With Compatible Apps: 

Kestrel® LiNK for Windows

Simple communication to Windows and Mac computers is provided through the optional LiNK USB Dongle or USB Data Transfer Cable. Download your data to view, analyze and archive.  Enables firmware update of Kestrel 5 series meters.

Kestrel® LiNK for iOS & Android 

Wirelessly connect with iOS and Android devices.  When in range, view real-time measurements, receive on-screen alerts and download your data.  Logged data can be viewed, analyzed, archived and shared via e-mail, Facebook and Twitter.  Enables firmware update of Kestrel 5 series meters. NOTE:  Range up to 100’ line of sight – reduced by walls and obstructions.

Kestrel® Meter Comparison Chart

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Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 1 × 1 × 1 in