Anemometer – Kestrel

Kestrel 1000 Pocket Anemometer

The Kestrel 1000 pocket anemometer is the first and entry level of the Kestrel range, providing the user with accurate wind speed readings. It has three buttons below the display, making operation simple and allowing the user to view data in current, maximum or average displays, the buttons also allow operation of the data hold function.

The Kestrel 1000 is a small electronic rotating vane type anemometer, easily carried  in a pocket. It uses high precision jewel bearings and a light weight impeller to provide accurate air flow measurements even at low speeds. The impeller assembly can be replaced by the user if damaged.


  • Small, robust design
  • Data hold function
  • Large easy to read display
  • Waterproof and floats
  • High precision jewel mounted impeller
  • Replaceable impeller assembly
  • Long life lithium battery
  • Low cost
  • Includes protective cover, lanyard and battery
  • 5 year warranty
  • Choice of measurement units: Knots, Metres per second, Kilometres per hour, Miles per hour, Feet per minute and Beaufort Force


  • Agriculture – checking conditions prior to crop spraying or burning
  • Aviation – gliders, para-gliders, micro-lights, parachutists and ballooning
  • Construction – site safety, working conditions, working at height in cranes or access vehicles
  • Education – air flow experiments, environmental studies, outdoor sports
  • Heating and ventilation – air flow through fans, checking condition of filters
  • Industry – air flow measurements, pollution control
  • Science – aerodynamics, environmental science and meteorology
  • Fire fighters – checking fire spreading hazard
  • ALL – sailors, walkers, model boats/air craft, kite flyers, archery, shooting, fishing, golf & athletics