The hddtemp sensor platform is using the data provided by HDDTemp.

It required that hddtemp is started or running in daemon mode on a local or remote system.

$ hddtemp -dF

To setup a HDDTemp to your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: hddtemp
      - /dev/sda1

Configuration variables:

  • name (Optional): Friendly name to use for the frontend. Default to “HD Temperature”.
  • host (Optional): Host where hddtemp is running. Default to localhost.
  • port (Optional): Port that is used by hddtemp . Default to 7634.
  • disks (Optional): Disk to be monitored. Example: /dev/sda1