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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weather_station

A weather station is a facility, either on land or sea, with instruments and equipment for measuring atmospheric conditions to provide ... They do this by either by manually compiling data and distributing it, distributing data over the internet, ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_do_people_measure_atmospheric_conditions

the reason why is to help them predict the weather.

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/meteorology

Jan 12, 2012 ... "Unlike history, meteorology does repeat itself." ... Atmospheric conditions both at the Earth's surface and above are measured from a variety of ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/barometer

Jun 19, 2014 ... A barometer is a tool used to measure atmospheric pressure, also called barometric pressure. ... As altitude decreases, the density of air increases, as does the number of atmospheres. ... written above the numbers on the dial face to make it easier for people to interpret the weather. .... Habitable Conditions

www.weather-climate.org.uk/05.php

These conditions are provided by enclosing the thermometer within a wooden box with louvred sides, ... Atmospheric pressure is measured by a barometer.

www.windows2universe.org/earth/Atmosphere/measuring_press.html

Jun 11, 2010 ... Even though we can't see air, it is real and has pressure. The pressure of the atmosphere changes. It is higher at sea level, and lessens as you ...

www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-instruments.htm

A THERMOMETER measures the air temperature. ... WEATHER MAPS indicate atmospheric conditions above a large portion of the Earth's surface.

wonderopolis.org/wonder/what-does-a-barometer-measure

Can you feel the pressure? It's around you…all the time…everywhere you go. What is it? Atmospheric pressure — often referred to simply as air pressure — is ...

www.gpb.org/blogs/talking-up-a-storm/2012/02/15/students-ask-how-do-meteorologists-predict-the-weather

Feb 15, 2012 ... Nick asks, “…how do you predict the weather for a period of time? ... They use these tools to measure atmospheric conditions that occurred in the ... Most people are familiar with thermometers, barometers, and anemometers ...

climate.ncsu.edu/edu/k12/.ClimateandWeather

Aug 13, 2013 ... Weather is considered to be the atmospheric conditions that are ... Why do I care ? ... term occurrence, or daily measurement, of fair or inclement weather. ... weather and climate as similar to differences between people's day to ...