Utilize the CLUE onboard BMP280 sensor to measure ambient temperature and air pressure. A servo position moves depending on your nominal baseline pressure compared to the air pressure reading to point to the current weather condition. You’ll use the PyLeap app will wirelessly load the project onto your CLUE over Bluetooth and then edit your nominal baseline pressure with the File Glider app.
This project will show you how to properly calculate a barometric reading from the BMP280 pressure sensor.
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