HOBO U30 USB Weather Station Data Logger

Part # U30-NRC
 
15 Channel Energy Monitoring and Weather Station
Starting at
$418

Please use the tabs below to configure your U30 system. Need Help? Call 1-800-564-4377. This HOBO data logger requires HOBOware software and a communications device. See compatible items below.


Overview

This rugged weather station is Onset’s most durable outdoor environmental monitoring solution. Users can easily configure the HOBO U30-NRC Weather Station to fit their application needs. Use up to 15 channels to collect environmental data and then upload to HOBOware® software for analysis. HOBOware Pro is recommended for extended features, see the comparison here. The U30-NRC has four configurable systems, that can be configured below, that consist of the following part numbers: U30-NRC-000-05-S100-000, U30-NRC-000-10-S100-000, U30-NRC-VIA-05-S100-000, and U30-NRC-VIA-10-S100-000.

Highlighted Features

  • All electronics are housed within a rugged double-weatherproof, tamper-proof enclosure
  • Setup is quick and easy with plug-and-play sensors
  • Fast data offload via USB
  • Optional analog inputs with sensor excitation
  • Includes relay that can be activated on user-defined alarm conditions

In what environment does this data logger operate?

This data logger operates in indoor and outdoor environments.

What measurements does this data logger support?

The U30-NRC data logger supports the following measurements: 4-20mA, AC Current, AC Voltage, Air Velocity, Amp Hour (Ah), Amps (A), Barometric Pressure, Carbon Dioxide, Compressed Air Flow, DC Current, DC Voltage, Differential Pressure, Gauge Pressure, Kilowatt Hours (kWh), Kilowatts (kW), Leaf Wetness, Light Intensity, Power Factor (PF), Pulse Input, Rainfall, Relative Humidity, Soil Moisture, Temperature, Volatile Organic Comp., Volt-Amp Reactive, Volt-Amp Reactive hour, Volt-Amps (VA), Volts (V), Water Flow, Water Level, Watt Hours (Wh), Watts (W) and Wind

This rugged weather station is Onset’s most durable outdoor environmental monitoring solution. Users can easily configure the HOBO U30-NRC Weather Station to fit their application needs. Use up to 15 channels to collect environmental data and then upload to HOBOware® software for analysis. HOBOware Pro is recommended for extended features, see the comparison here. The U30-NRC has four configurable systems, that can be configured below, that consist of the following part numbers: U30-NRC-000-05-S100-000, U30-NRC-000-10-S100-000, U30-NRC-VIA-05-S100-000, and U30-NRC-VIA-10-S100-000.

Highlighted Features

  • All electronics are housed within a rugged double-weatherproof, tamper-proof enclosure
  • Setup is quick and easy with plug-and-play sensors
  • Fast data offload via USB
  • Optional analog inputs with sensor excitation
  • Includes relay that can be activated on user-defined alarm conditions

In what environment does this data logger operate?

This data logger operates in indoor and outdoor environments.

What measurements does this data logger support?

The U30-NRC data logger supports the following measurements: 4-20mA, AC Current, AC Voltage, Air Velocity, Amp Hour (Ah), Amps (A), Barometric Pressure, Carbon Dioxide, Compressed Air Flow, DC Current, DC Voltage, Differential Pressure, Gauge Pressure, Kilowatt Hours (kWh), Kilowatts (kW), Leaf Wetness, Light Intensity, Power Factor (PF), Pulse Input, Rainfall, Relative Humidity, Soil Moisture, Temperature, Volatile Organic Comp., Volt-Amp Reactive, Volt-Amp Reactive hour, Volt-Amps (VA), Volts (V), Water Flow, Water Level, Watt Hours (Wh), Watts (W) and Wind

The country of origin for this product is the United States. To see the full specifications for this product, please see our product manual found under the documentation tab if available.

Normal operating range: -20°C to 40°C (-4°F to 104°F)
Extended operating range: -40 to 60°C (-40 to 140°F) - see "Rechargeable Battery service Life" for impact of operations in Extended Operating Range.
Sensor Inputs: 5 standard; option to expand to 10
Smart Sensor compatibility: Compatible with most Onset smart sensors, except for the S-BPA, S-TMA and S-THA
Data channels: Maximum of 15 (some sensors use more than one data channel)
Alarm output relay: Can be configured to be activated, deactivated or pulsed on user-defined sensor alarms. The relay can be configured as normally open or normally closed, and is rated for 30 V and 1 amp max.
Expansion slot: One expansion slot is available for factory-installed expansion port.
Local communication: Full Speed USB via USB mini-B connector
Size: 17.8 H x 11.7 D x 19.3 W cm (7.0 H x 4 .6 D x 7.6 W inches)
Weight: 2 kg (4 lbs 10 oz)

Materials:
Outer enclosure: ABS blend with stainless steel hinge pins and bronze inserts
Inner enclosure: Polycarbonate with bronze inserts
U-Bolts: Steel with zinc dichromate finish
Gaskets: Silicone rubber
Cable entry channel: EPDM rubber
Cable entry bars: Aluminum with ABS plastic thumb screws

Data storage memory: Nonvolatile flash data storage, 512K bytes local storage
Memory modes: Stop when full, wrap around when full
Operational indicators: Up to six (depending upon options) status lights provide basic diagnostics
Logging interval: 1 second to 18 hours, user-specified interval
Battery type: 4 Volt, 4.5 AHr or 10 AHr, Rechargeable sealed lead-acid
Rechargeable battery service life: Typical 3–5 years depending upon conditions of use. Operation within the extended operating range (but outside the normal range) will reduce battery service life.
Time accuracy: 0 to 2 seconds for the first data point and ±5 seconds per week at 25°C (77°F)
Environmental rating: Weatherproof enclosure, tested to NEMA 6. (Requires proper installation of cable channel system)
Mounting: 3.8 cm (1.5 inch) mast or wall mount
Enclosure access: Hinged door secured by two latches with eyelets for securing with user-supplied padlocks
Sensor network cable length: 100 m (328 ft) maximum
External power: External power is required. The system optionally accepts the following Onset solar panels:SOLAR-1.2W, SOLAR-3W, SOLAR-6W. Alternatively it accepts an AC power adapter:AC-U30

Optional Analog Sensor Port Specifications
Input channels: Two, single-ended
Field wiring: Two- or three-wire via screw terminals on detachable connector, 16–24 AWG. 
Replacement detachable connectors: Part of spares kit, Part No. A-FS-CVIA-7P-1
Input range: User-configurable: 0–20 mA DC, 0-2.5 VDC, 0-5 VDC, 0-10 VDC, or 0–20 VDC
Minimum/maximum input voltage: 0 / 24 VDC
Minimum/maximum input current: 0 / 24 mA DC
Minimum current source impedance: > 20 KΩ
Accuracy: ± 0.25% of FSR from 50mV to FSV
ADC resolution: 12 bits
Excitation power: Switched 12 VDC, up to 50 mA; user-selectable warm-up from 5msec to 2 minutes

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1. Sensor/Port

A. Choose your sensor port option:

B. Choose smart sensor input option:


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2. Power

AC Power
AC Power Adapter
$39
EU Compatible AC Power Adapter
$39
Solar Power
3 Watt Solar Panel
$189
6 Watt Solar Panel
$295

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3. Compatible Accessories

Compatible Weather & Energy Sensors

4-20 mA
12-bit 4-20mA Input Adapter
$85
AC Current
FlexSmart TRMS Module (2 channels) w/modular plug
$105
Items used with S-FS-TRMSA-D
20 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
50 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
100 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
250 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
5 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
20 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
50 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
75 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
100 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
200 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
600 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$65
E50B2 Power & Energy Meter
$599
Items used with T-VER-E50B2
20 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
50 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
100 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
250 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
5 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
20 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
50 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
75 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
100 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
200 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
600 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$65
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
Single Phase Fuse Kit
$88
Amp Hour, Power Factor, Reactive Power, Volt-Amp Reactive Hour, Volt-Amps, Watt Hours, Watts
E50B2 Power & Energy Meter
$599
Items used with T-VER-E50B2
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
20 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
50 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
100 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
250 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
5 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
20 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
50 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
75 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
100 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
200 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
600 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$65
Single Phase Fuse Kit
$88
AC Voltage
150 Volt AC Potential Transformer
$79
300 Volt AC Potential Transformer
$79
600 Volt AC Potential Transformer
$79
Items used with above items
FlexSmart TRMS Module (2 channels) w/modular plug
$105
E50B2 Power & Energy Meter
$599
Items used with T-VER-E50B2
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
20 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
50 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
100 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
250 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
5 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
20 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
50 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
75 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
100 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
200 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
600 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$65
Single Phase Fuse Kit
$88
Air Velocity
Air Velocity (.15 to 5 m/s) (30 to 985 fpm)
$375
Air Velocity (0.15 to 10 m/s) (30 to 1969 fpm)
$375
Air Velocity (0.15 to 5 m/s) (30 to 985 fpm)
$280
Air Velocity Sensor (0.15 to 10 m/s) (30 to 1969 fpm)
$280
Items used with above items
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
Barometric Pressure
Smart Barometric Pressure
$249
Items used with S-BPB-CM50
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Carbon Dioxide
Telaire 7001 CO2
$465
Items used with TEL-7001
C02 and Temp output cable for H22-001, U30 or RX3000
$35
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
Compressed Air Flow
Compressed Air Flow Meter - 16-200 SCFM
$495
Compressed Air Flow Meter - 40-600 SCFM
$629
Items used with above items
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
DC Current
Split-Core Bi-Polar DC Transducer
$229
Items used with above items
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
DC Voltage (0-2.5v, 5v, 10v)
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
12-bit Voltage Input Adapter
$79
Differential Pressure
Differential Air Pressure Transducer
$220
Differential Air Pressure Transducer
$195
Items used with above items
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
Gauge Pressure
Ashcroft (100-psig) Gauge Pressure
$199
Ashcroft (200-psig) Gauge Pressure
$199
Ashcroft (500-psig) Gauge Pressure
$199
Items used with above items
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
Kilowatt Hours
Veris Kilowatt Hour Transducer 1-Phase, 300 Amp
$642
Veris Kilowatt Hour Transducer 3-Phase, 800 Amp
$849
Items used with above items
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
E50B2 Power & Energy Meter
$599
WattNode 208/240 VAC 3-phase Delta/Wye kWh Transducer
$269
WattNode 480 VAC 3-phase Delta/Wye kWh Transducer
$269
WattNode 208/240 VAC 1,2, or 3 Phase Wye kWh Transducer
$229
WattNode 208-240VAC 2 or 3 Branch Circuit kWh Transducer
$249
Items used with T-VER-8051-300 and T-VER-E50B2 and WattNodes
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
20 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
50 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
100 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
250 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
5 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
20 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
50 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
75 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
100 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
200 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
600 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$65
Items used with T-VER-E50B2 Only
Single Phase Fuse Kit
$88
Kilowatts
Veris 480 V, 100 Amp Kilowatt Transducer
$815
Items used with T-VER-8044-100
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
E50B2 Power & Energy Meter
$599
Items used with T-VER-E50B2
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
20 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
50 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
100 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
250 Amp Accu-CT Split-Core Current Transformer 333mV
$45
5 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
20 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
50 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
75 AMP Mini Split-core AC Current Transformer
$35
100 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
200 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$55
600 AMP Split-core AC Current Transformer
$65
Single Phase Fuse Kit
$88
Leaf Wetness
Leaf Wetness Smart
$132
Light Intensity
Photosynthetic Light (PAR) with 3m cable Smart
$220
Solar Radiation (Silicon Pyranometer)
$210
Items used with above items
Light Sensor Bracket
$32
Light Sensor Level
$39
NDVI Light Sensor Bracket
$20
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Pulse Input
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Electronic Switch Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
Contact Closure Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Contact Closure Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
Items used with above items
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Items used with S-UCC-M001 and S-UCC-M006 Only
Veris Kilowatt Hour Transducer 1-Phase, 300 Amp
$642
Veris Kilowatt Hour Transducer 3-Phase, 800 Amp
$849
WattNode 208/240 VAC 3-phase Delta/Wye kWh Transducer
$269
WattNode 480 VAC 3-phase Delta/Wye kWh Transducer
$269
WattNode 208/240 VAC 1,2, or 3 Phase Wye kWh Transducer
$229
WattNode 208-240VAC 2 or 3 Branch Circuit kWh Transducer
$249
Rainfall
Davis® 0.01" Rain Gauge Smart Sensor
$199
Davis® 0.2 mm Rain Gauge Smart Sensor
$199
0.01" Rain Gauge (2m cable) Smart
$410
0.2 mm Rainfall (2m cable) Smart
$410
Items used with above items
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Relative Humidity
12-bit Temperature/Relative Humidity (2m cable) Smart
$189
12-bit Temperature/Relative Humidity (8m cable) Smart
$195
Items used with above items
Replacement RH caps - 5 pack
$48
Replacement RH Sensor
$65
Solar Radiation Shield
$65
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Soil Moisture
Soil Moisture Smart
$139
10HS Soil Moisture Smart
$139
Items used with above items
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Temperature
12-Bit Temperature (2m cable) Smart
$95
12-Bit Temperature (6m cable) Smart
$105
12-Bit Temperature (17 m cable) Smart
$120
Items used with above items
Solar Radiation Shield
$65
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50
Volatile Organic Compound
Volatile Organic Compound (VOC)
$3450
Items used with T-ION-TVOC
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
Water Flow
No-lead Water Flow Meter
$207.00
Items used with above items
Contact Closure Pulse Input Adapter - 1 meter
$74
Contact Closure Pulse Input Adapter - 6 meters
$79
Wind
Davis® Wind Speed and Direction Smart Sensor
$299
R.M. Young Wind Monitor-AQ (model 05305) Adapter
$150
R.M. Young Marine Wind Monitor (model 05106) Adapter
$150
R.M. Young Wind Monitor adapter for Wind/Alpine (models 05103 and 05103-45)
$150
Wind Direction Smart
$350
Wind Speed (with 3m cable) Smart
$239
(Set) Wind Smart
$560
Items used with above items
Full Cross Arm
$72
Half Cross Arm
$50
Weatherproof Extension
$30
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 2m length
$20
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 5m length
$28
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 10m length
$33
Smart Sensor Extension Cable - 25m length
$50

Communications

Communication Cables
USB Cable
$10
Data Offload - Base Stations - Shuttles - Couplers
HOBO® U30 Shuttle
$281

Maintenance

Batteries
Replacement 10 Ahr battery for U30 and RX3000
$39
Items used with HRB-U30-S100
90-CABLE-U30-3 Battery Cable
$20

Accessories

AC Power
AC Power Adapter
$39
EU Compatible AC Power Adapter
$39
Analog Input Adapter
12-bit 4-20mA Input Adapter
$85
12-bit Voltage Input Adapter
$79
VIA (Primary Analog Input Adapter Option for U30 systems)
 
Cable Adapters - Splitters
1-to-2 sensor communication adapter
$20
Smart Sensor Consolidator Box
$105
U30 Sensor Input Expander
$39
Cable Management
Cable Caddy
$80
Carrying Case
Pelican Case
$245
Compliance Certificates
Compliance
$25
Solar Power
3 Watt Solar Panel
$189
6 Watt Solar Panel
$295
Third-party Sensor AC Power
AC Power Adapter for 3rd Party Sensors up to 400mA @12vdc
$29
Tripod Parts, Kits and Masts
HWS 3m Tripod Tower with mast
$165
Items used with M-TPA
Grounding Kit
$50
HWS Guy Wire Kit
$50
Mast Level
$14
1/2" Stake Kit
$32
1/4" Stake Kit
$20
HOBO Weather Station 3-Meter Tripod Kit
$292
HWS 2m Tripod Tower with mast
$61
Items used with M-TPB
Grounding Kit
$50
HWS Guy Wire Kit
$50
Mast Level
$14
1/2" Stake Kit
$32
1/4" Stake Kit
$20
HOBO Weather Station 2-Meter Tripod Kit
$200
Wind Sensor Adapters
R.M. Young Wind Monitor-AQ (model 05305) Adapter
$150
R.M. Young Marine Wind Monitor (model 05106) Adapter
$150
R.M. Young Wind Monitor adapter for Wind/Alpine (models 05103 and 05103-45)
$150

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4. Software/Data Collection

Communication Cables
USB Cable
$10
Graphing & Analysis
HOBOware Pro Mac/Win (USB cable included)
$99
HOBOware Pro - Mac/Win (Download Only)
$75
Items used with above items
USB Cable
$10

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Documentation for the U30-NRC

 
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Derived Channels - - - Use this Excel spreadsheet to get the derived channels VARh, Ah & Wh from the T-VER-E50B2 power meter. Paste the data from HOBOware or HOBOlink into this spreadsheet to then calculate VAR, VA, V, PF, W, A, kWh and kW. For use with the H22-001, ZW-005, ZW-008, or U30 data loggers when using the T-VER-E50B2 power meter.

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