Soil Temperature, under sod (5 cm)

The average temperature during a 15-minute interval at a depth of 5 centimeters below the ground; the surface under which the measurement is taken is vegetated.

Type Sensor Used Standards Units Accuracy
Standard - Secondary Stainless Steel Encased 10K Thermistor Probe degrees Celsius ±0.5 °C
Standard - Secondary Thermocouple Sensor degrees Celsius

±0.5 °C

Thermistor Sensor

Thermocouple Sensor

A sod plot