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  • RainMachine Weather Engine
    RainMachine has the ability to interface every 6 hours by default with NOAA and has the ability to interface with many other Weather Stations and Weather Forecasting Stations.  ...
  • Seasonal Adjustments
    Using Seasonal Adjustments The RainMachine has the ability to use seasonal weather trends instead of live weather data if weather data is off, unreachable, or you prefer to foll...
  • Weather Sensitivity
    You can change the rain and wind sensitivity by accessing the Weather Sensitivity. Go to Settings > Weather > Weather Sensitivity Forecast Correction Rainmachine algor...
  • Why did my RainMachine Water/Not Water Today?
    Getting Familiar RainMachine has the ability to download weather forecast data from multiple weather sources, then calculates Evapotranspiration-ET and estimates the water needs...
  • QPF vs Observed Precipitation
    Quantitative Precipitation Forecast (QPF) After estimating the water loss, RainMachine takes into account the estimated QPF (Quantitative Precipitation Forecast) amount of rain,...
  • Using NOAA
    NOAA The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA; pronounced /ˈnoʊ.ə/, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department...
  • Using WUnderground
    Weather Underground provides local & long range weather forecasts, weather reports, maps & tropical weather conditions for locations worldwide. Get WUnderground API Key ...
  • Using DarkSky.net (Forecast.io)
    How to use DarkSky.net (Forecast.io) weather source 1.1 Open DarkSky.net developer page:1.2 Access it and press "Register". Complete it and press "Create an accou...
  • Using MetNo
    METNO Norwegian Meteorological Institute MET Norway is the meteorological service for both The Military and the Civil Services in Norway, as well as the public. Their mission is...
  • Using NetAtmo
    Learn how to enable NetAtmo weather service to get the data directly from your NetAtmo weather station module using RainMachine web and mobile (iOS, Android) applications. NetAt...
  • Using CIMIS
    CIMIS (California Irrigation Management Information System) CIMIS is a California-only weather service used primarily by farmers and researchers. It is not recommended you use t...
  • Using FAWN
    FAWN The Florida Automated Weather Network (FAWN) provides up-to-date weather information through a system of automated weather stations distributed throughout Florida.  Using F...