F.A.Q.

We have put together a few frequently asked questions to help you choose the best weather and nautical instruments for your needs. 

Q. What is a hygrometer & what does it measure?

 A hygrometer is an instrument which measures the humidity of air. We have put a blog post together on hygrometers to dive deep into what they do and how to use them which you can read here.

Q. What does a barometer measure? 

A barometer is an instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure.
Aneroid barographs are used to measure and record the history of atmospheric pressure on a paper chart, wrapped around a clock-driven drum. Learn more...
Q. What is a tide or marine clock? 
Tide (or marine) clocks work on measuring outgoing and incoming tides by keeping track of the moon's apparent motion around the earth. They are great for fisherman or surfers wanting to know the best time to enjoy the great outdoors.
Q. What does as thermometer measure? 
A weather thermometer is a device that measures temperature.
Q. What is so great about Fischer barometers and how are they different to other brands.
  • Quality German Made Barometers
  • They go the distance - 2 year warranty to back this up.
  • Shipped anywhere in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Stunning Designs.
  • Make great wedding or anniversary gifts
  • Quality tools for boats, wineries, shops and homes.

Do you have questions?

If you have a question and it is not in our list of frequently asked questions below, please drop us an email or a comment below, and we can add it to the list.