Weather and Integrations

OpenSprinkler's Weather-based Adjustment, and Integrations

Using Weather Adjustments
Overview OpenSprinkler can leverage online weather data to make daily adjustments to the station water time automatically. The data is retrieved from Da...
Sat, 20 Jul, 2019 at 9:44 AM
The Interactions between Rain Delay, Rain Sensor, and Weather Algorithm
Rain Delay is a manual control – it stops the controller from watering for a specified amount of time. Rain Sensor requires installing an external rain sens...
Thu, 31 May, 2018 at 11:08 PM
Creating an IFTTT Key and Applet
From Firmware 2.1.7, push notification support has been added, by using IFTTT (If-This-Then-That). To do so, you need to obtain an IFTTT Maker (Upda...
Mon, 27 Nov, 2017 at 1:36 PM
Using IFTTT and Amazon Echo with OpenSprinkler
To use IFTTT and Amazon Echo with OpenSprinkler, please refer to this blog post.
Tue, 11 Oct, 2016 at 3:02 AM
Getting a Weather Underground (WU) API Key
Update: between 2018 to 2019, Weather Underground (WU) was acquired by IBM, changing their API service and the process to apply for an API key. At the mome...
Sat, 5 Oct, 2019 at 8:35 PM
How to use MQTT
Note: this is an ongoing support article that's subject to changes as we add more MQTT features to the firmware. Introduction: From firmware 2.1.9(...
Fri, 19 Jun, 2020 at 1:00 AM