Garden Time: Outdoor Clocks by

June 13, 2012

Garden Time: Outdoor Clocks

Issue · · June 13, 2012

When I don my gardening gloves and head outdoors, my watch stays inside. To keep track of time (and temperature), consider the addition of a weatherproof clock to your outdoor space. Here are a few outdoor clocks we've had our eye on:

Above: A Crate and Barrel Outdoor Clock made of a composite material with a rustic zinc finish measures 12.5- inches in diameter; currently on sale for $29.95. The coordinating Crate and Barrel Outdoor Thermometer is $39.95.

Above: These Large Metal Weatherproof Outdoor Clocks are available in two colors: clay (shown) and slate. They measure 12.6 inches in diameter; £45 at Willow and Stone.

Above: A Karlsson Present Time In-Outdoor Station Clock is made of galvanized steel and measures 15-inches in diameter; $61.60 at Amazon.

Above: A Recycled Outdoor Station Clock is handcrafted in the UK from recycled vending machine coffee cups. Designed for outdoor use, this material has a solid, heavy feel much like slate. The clock measures 10 inches square; $38.50 at A Short Walk.

Above: A Galvanized Metal Outdoor Clock measures 18-inches in diameter; currently on sale for $79 at Pottery Barn.

Clocks with Thermometers

Above: A Recycled Indoor/Outdoor Classic Clock Thermometer handcrafted in the UK from recycled vending machine coffee cups. It measures approximately 6-by-10 inches; $36.90 at A Short Walk.

Above: A Bai Design Aquamaster Weatherproof Gunmetal Wall Clock measures 10. -inches in diameter and includes a thermometer; $54.90 at Wayfair.

Above: Infinity Instruments' Definitive In/Outdoor 24-Inch Clock measures not only time, but also temperature and humidity levels. It has radio-controlled time setting. Generously sized with a 24-inch diameter, it has a black frame; $96.98 at Hayneedle.

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