Some people check their watches habitually, as if they're trying to will time to stand still. Me? I check the outdoor thermometer, hoping the temperature will still say summer. So far, so good:
Above: Stainless steel, with a white dial, the Koppel Thermometer By Georg Jensen displays temperatures in Celsius; suitable for indoor or outdoor use. It's £70 from Skandium. For more outdoor use, see these outdoor clocks with thermometers.
Above: An Enamelled Thermometer that displays both Celsius and Fahrenheit calibrations is 85€ from Manufactum.
Above: The Copper Outdoor Combination Thermometer/Hygrometer is side-mounted on the garden wall; $59.95 from Garrett Wade.
Above: A galvanized Indoor or Outdoor Thermometer is £20.38 from Classic Leisure.
Above: Above: A brass Vermont Outdoor Thermometer measures both Fahrenheit and Celsius scales; it's $33.49 from Crown City Hardware.