Presentation on theme: "What are they? What do they do?"— Presentation transcript:
1 What are they? What do they do? Weather ToolsWhat are they? What do they do?
2 The Most Common Weather Tools Are: ThermometerWind VaneAnemometerBarometerRain Gauge
3 ThermometerA thermometer is a weather tool used to measure the temperature.
4 Wind VaneBy observing wind vanes, we can know the direction of the wind. Knowing the direction of the wind is an important part in predicting the weather.To determine wind direction, a wind vane spins and points in the direction from which the wind is coming
5 Anemometer Wind speed is an important part of weather. An anemometer is a weather tool that measures wind speed.
6 BarometerBarometers are important to measuring air pressure. Air pressure can help you predict good or bad weather.
7 Rain Gauge A rain gauge is a weather tool used to collect rain. Using measurements on the side of the rain gauge, you can see how many inches it rained.