This decorative wooden barometer features the weather descriptions stormy, rain, change, fair and very dry in addition to numeric measurements to help determine atmospheric pressure.
Barographs record the atmospheric pressure over the course of time. A traditional barograph, such as this one, contains an aneroid barometer and uses a pen to produce a paper chart, called a barogram.
Weather instruments are used to measure different aspects of the weather and include thermometers, barometers, weather balloons, satellites, and more. Visit this site to learn about various weather instruments.