rainbird integration allows interacting with LNK WiFi module of the Rain Bird Irrigation system in Home Assistant.
There is currently support for the following device types within Home Assistant:
Adding Rain Bird to your Home Assistant instance can be done via the user interface, by using this My button:
If the above My button doesn’t work, you can also perform the following steps manually:
Browse to your Home Assistant instance.
In the bottom right corner, select the Add Integration button.
From the list, select Rain Bird.
Follow the instructions on screen to complete the setup.
The integration has a configuration option to change the default amount of time that the irrigation will run when turning on a zone switch (default is 6 minutes). This can be overridden with a service call (see below).
rainsensor sensor will tell if you if the device has detected rain.
The Rain Delay Number Entity lets you set and view the number of days, if any, the automatic irrigation schedule has been delayed.
Switches are automatically added for all available zones of configured controllers.
The integration exposes services to give additional control over a Rain Bird device.
Start a Rain Bird zone for a set number of minutes. This service accepts a Rain Bird sprinkler zone switch entity and allows a custom duration unlike the switch.
|Service Data Attribute||Optional||Description|
||no||The Rain Bird Sprinkler zone switch to turn on.|
||no||Number of minutes for this zone to be turned on.|
# Example configuration.yaml automation entry automation: - alias: "Turn irrigation on" trigger: - platform: time at: "5:30:00" action: - service: rainbird.start_irrigation data: entity_id: switch.rain_bird_sprinkler_1 duration: 5