5500FW Fire Weather Meter Pro - Safety Orange
The all-in-one hand-held belt weather kit replacement, including every critical weather measurement, PIG and FDFM. Measure, log, track trends and expand capabilities with free Kestrel LiNK App (LiNK model only).
The fast and easy tool for taking weather observations The Kestrel 5500 Fire Weather Meter Pro provides NIST-traceable accuracy, reliability and usability when it matters most. Measure every environmental condition plus PIG and FDFM and view trends with on-screen data graphing. Drop-proof, dust-proof, waterproof and able to withstand extreme environments without damage, your Kestrel Fire Weather meter can stand up to the abuses of work on a fire line wherever you're assigned. A variety of carry pouch options makes it even easier to take your Kestrel Fire Weather meter with you. The Kestrel 5500 Fire Weather Meter Pro offers a large, high-resolution and contrast display and highly readable numerals. The Kestrel 5500 also includes a built-in dual color backlight, extra-strong polycarbonate lens and single AA battery operation. In addition to measuring the current environmental conditions, the Kestrel 5500 FWM tracks and logs over 10,000 sets of time-stamped data, providing a complete history of conditions on the fire from the moment you arrive.
With optional LiNK wireless connectivity, your data log can be transferred to a Kestrel LiNK app (available on Android) for easy export and email to an FBAN or meteorologist. Data can also be downloaded to a PC with either the accessory Kestrel LiNK Dongle or waterproof USB Data Transfer Cable (Both sold separately).
Dew Point Temperature
Direction (Wind Direction and Orientation)
Fine Dead Fuel Moisture (FDFM)
Heat Stress Index
Probability of Ignition (PIG)
Station Pressure (Absolute Pressure)
Wet Bulb Temperature (Psychrometric)
AA Lithium Battery (Average Life 400 Hours)
Protective Drawstring Pouch
Certificate of Conformity (with complete specifications)
Five Year Warranty
- Barometric Pressure: Yes
- Humidity: Yes
- Temperature: Yes
- Wind: Yes
- Wireless: Yes
- Box Dimensions: 1"H x 6"W x 6"L WT: 0.6 lbs
- UPC: 730650003044
Quick Guide (pdf)
Owner's Manual (pdf)