You may not realize it, but keeping the right humidity level in your home can be vital for your health, the health and wellbeing of your family and pets, for your indoor plants, your furniture, your documents, musical instruments, electronics, carpeting, flooring, and everything else.
The easiest way to determine whether the air in your home is too dry or too humid is to buy a reliable hygrometer.
With a simple and yet vital measurement tool like this, you can easily find out whether you need to dehumidify or humidify the air inside.
Keeping the humidity levels of the air is especially important if you have babies, toddlers, elderly people, or people with respiratory illnesses, weakened immune systems, or allergies at home.
Also, with the right humidity and temperature levels, you will breathe more comfortably and sleep better too.
We have tested and reviewed many types of hygrometers and have come up with a list of the best hygrometers for 2022 for you.
The ThermoPro TP50 Digital Indoor Hygrometer and Thermometer is the perfect hygrometer that is sold for just over $10.
The measuring tool is easy to use and to read and has a nifty air comfort indicator feature, which will let you know whether the air is comfortable, too wet, or too dry with an icon on the top of the display.
The indoor hygrometer and thermometer display the current real-time ambient humidity and temperature in the room, as well as the highest and lowest records for both the temperature and humidity of the air.
This hygrometer and thermometer is very accurate, with a deviation of just +-2-3 relative level of humidity and +- 1 degree Fahrenheit.
The unit is powered by an AAA battery and has a stand to be placed on a tabletop, as well as a magnet so you can stick it to your refrigerator door.
The digits are large enough to be seen from a distance, and the display has a diagonal of 2.7 inches and overall size of 3.1 (H) x 2.5 (W) inches.
The 4-pack of digital thermometers and humidity meters by Veanic are inexpensive, very simple to read, precise, and come in packs of four, so you can place one in each room, cellar, outdoors, or wherever you want to.
The mini digital hygrometers have a built-in probe that will measure the ambient temperature and the humidity of the air with an accuracy of +- 2 degrees Fahrenheit and a relative humidity (RH) accuracy of +-5%.
Each of these tiny-sized combined digital hygrometers and thermometers is only 1.89 (W) x 1.13 (H) x 0.66 (D) inches, so you can carry it with you or place it anywhere inside the house discreetly.
The AcuRite 00613 Digital Hygrometer and Indoor Thermometer is another affordable and precise indoor temperature and humidity measurement tool.
The size of the indoor hygrometer is a mere 3 (H) x (2.5 (W) x 1.3 (D) inches, and it comes with a clip which can be used as a desktop stand, as well as a magnet on the back so that you can attach it to the fridge door or another metal surface.
Apart from the sizeable digital humidity and temperature readings, you can also view the high and low humidity and temperature records, as well as an illustrative icon that will inform you of the comfort level indoors.
The thermometer can be set to Fahrenheit or to Celsius easily. The tool can measure relative humidity levels of 16-98% and indoor temperatures of 32 to 122 degrees Fahrenheit.
The hygrometer works with a single AA battery, which will last for years before it needs a replacement.
The ThermoPro TP49 is yet another superb, easy-to-read, and inexpensive hygrometer, which will cost you less than $10 and will help you know whether the air moisture level indoors is healthy or not. It will help you decide whether you need to use a dehumidifier or you need to add more moisture to your dry air with a humidifier.
Both the digital hygrometer and the thermometer sensors are very accurate. You can expect a precise measurement of +- 1 degree Fahrenheit and of +- 2-3% RH.
Your indoor thermometer will update its readings every 10 seconds, so you will have accurate real-time temperature and air moisture readings.
The tool is perfect for keeping track of the temperature and for measuring humidity levels in your home, greenhouse, cellar, nursery, or elsewhere.
The size of the unit is 2.2 inches in width and 2.6 inches in height. It can be mounted on a fridge via its magnetic mount or used as a desktop measurement tool.
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Govee Thermometer Hygrometer, Accurate Indoor Temperature Humidity Bluetooth Sensor with Notification Alert
The Govee Thermometer and Hygrometer is another accurate and easy-to-use and views indoor ambient temperature and humidity measurement tool. It will cost you under $15 and can help you stay healthy and save your furniture, musical instruments, and other valuables from getting ruined by very high or very low humidity.
The thermometer utilizes a precise Swiss-made thermometer and hygrometer sensor designed to provide high accuracy of +- 0.5 degrees Fahrenheit and +- 3% RH.
The hygrometer will display the current ambient temperature and relative ambient humidity as well as the high and low records for both, and the overall comfort level in the room.
The wireless hygrometer has built-in Bluetooth with a range of up to 260 feet, so you can pair the tool with your smartphone or other Bluetooth-enabled device and have access to your readings from anywhere and at all times.
You can also set different alerts for your mobile app so that you are informed of any changes in the temperature and low or high humidity and deviations from your set ranges.
The Govee Hygrometer and Thermometer have internal memory storage and will keep the data from the last 20 days stored for reference.
The data can easily be exported in the form of numbers or a curve for the last 2 months too.
The Protmex MS6508 Digital Temperature and Humidity meter are one of the most versatile of all of the hygrometers on this list.
It combines a number of useful functions in one compact unit. These features include an accurate thermometer with a range of -4 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit, a precise hygrometer with a range of 0 to 100% RH, and also an added dew temperature measurement (-58 – 140 degrees Fahrenheit) as well as wet-bulb temperature measurements of -4 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit.
The dew point measurement is for the amount of water vapor there is in the air.
This premium quality and highly accurate measurement tool can be used at home, as well as for professional use in agriculture, HVAC, wine storage, building, machine rooms, archive and data storage, and many more.
It has the ability to record and store up to 99 sets of data for later reference and analysis.
It is a handheld measurement tool with a backlit LCD display that adjusts its brightness automatically depending on the light conditions and also has a 15-second auto power off for battery saving.
The Protmex MS6508 hygrometer and thermometer is one of the most precise measurement tools on this list.
The size of the device is 7.2 x 4 x 1.1 inches, and it weighs 0.41 lbs.
It is CE-certified and can measure the temperature in either Fahrenheit or Celsius.
Tempi.fi Mini Wireless Temperature and Humidity Sensor 24/7 Data Logger with Alarm – Bluetooth Smart
The tempi.fi Mini Wireless Humidity and temperature sensor is one of the most compact and yet among the smartest of all the measurement tools on this list.
The Bluetooth enabled smart hygrometer and thermometer can easily be paired to an iOS or an Android phone, tablet, or other device, and with the help of the dedicated free app, you can easily get the real-time temperature and the humidity readings on the screen of your phone whenever you want.
The miniature accurate hygrometer is made of high-quality and precise Swiss-made sensors for accurate real-time readings.
You can set the app to get alerts on your phone or other devices when there is a deviation in the temperature or humidity level from the range set for you. This is indispensable if you want to keep the air humidity and the temperature in a room or area within certain levels. It is especially useful for nurseries, wine cellars, cigar storages, data rooms, greenhouses or indoor gardens, freezers, medicine cabinets, gun safes, terrariums, and more.
The app will also allow you to examine the readings back in time, as it will store all of the gathered data infinitely. You can export the data in a digital or graphic form easily to a CSV file, which can be opened by Google Sheets or Excel.
The smart hygrometer and thermometer are among the most useful measurement tools you can buy for home and professional use.
The ORIA thermometer and hygrometer come with 3 separate outdoor and indoor remote sensors which you can mount or place in different parts of your home, outdoor space, or other premises, and view the readings of each one on a single console.
The accurate thermometer and hygrometer are a perfect option if you need to keep an eye on the ambient or outdoor temperatures and humidity levels in separate areas but don’t want to buy separate devices and deal with different measurement consoles at once.
The station and the sensors are easy to install and set up via the Channel search button.
The indoor and outdoor sensors can transmit signals to up to 328 feet and will do so every 60 seconds, so you will have real-time readings every minute.
The console station has a large and bright LCD display with large digits that are easy to view and read from afar. It has a backlight function that will switch off automatically after 5 seconds for battery saving.
The battery life of the 3 AAA batteries for the station and the 2 AA batteries per sensor is about 12 months. There is a low battery indicator on the station which will let you know then the batteries of a particular sensor need to be replaced.
The display of the hygrometer will show the temperature and the humidity measurements of each of the three sensors, the air comfort in each room, as well as the overall average of the temperature and the humidity.
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This is another inexpensive humidity measurement tool that can help you stay healthy and save money for medical bills, as well as for costly repairs and replacements of your electronic devices, furniture, carpeting, wood floors, musical instruments, and so on items that can be destroyed or damaged by overly high or very low humidity and temperatures.
This indoor thermometer and hygrometer in one costs just over $10 and has a large backlit easy read display that will show the current ambient temperature in Fahrenheit or Celsius and the relative humidity in percent. You can also keep an eye on the highest and lowest measurements, as well as the comfort level in the room (low, normal, and high).
The thermometer sensor has an accuracy of 1.2 degrees Fahrenheit and an accurate humidity measurement of +- 5%.
It is among the most affordable digital hygrometers for measuring the temperature and humidity levels in your home.
The AcuRite 00325 Indoor Hygrometer and Thermometer is another easy-to-set and use digital hygrometer and thermometer.
It is accurate and reliable and has a large display which will allow you to monitor the ambient temperature and measure humidity in the room, as well as be alerted if the air is too dry or too humid inside.
The user-friendly tool will also display the highest and lowest humidity and temperature historical data.
The affordable measurement tool pack comes with two of these indoor humidity gauges, so you can install one in one room and the other in another to monitor their ambient humidity levels.
You can stand it on your desk or nightstand or stick it on the fridge door thanks to the magnet on its back.
This is another excellent hygrometer that will help you keep the humidity in your home at healthy levels for you, for your children, your pets, your plants, your documents, electronics and your furniture, floors, and the entire home construction.
Last update on 2022-09-08 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API