BH1750 Ambient Light Sensor¶
# Example configuration entry sensor: - platform: bh1750 name: "BH1750 Illuminance" address: 0x23 measurement_duration: 69 update_interval: 60s
By default the measurement_duration is set to
69 which will result into measurements up
to 54612.5 lx for this sensor. For low-light situations consider to choose a higher
measurement_duration up to
254 which will result in a maximum measurement range up to 14835 lx.
For sunny scenes (for example outdoors with sunlight) use lower values down to
31 which will
give you the maximum measurement range up to 121556 lx.
name (Required, string): The name for the sensor.
address (Optional, int): Manually specify the I²C address of the sensor. Defaults to
0x23(address if address pin is pulled low). If the address pin is pulled high, the address is
measurement_duration (Optional, int): Manually specify the measurement duration between
254. Defaults to
resolution (Optional, string): The resolution of the sensor in lx. One of
0.5. Defaults to
0.5(the maximum resolution).
update_interval (Optional, Time): The interval to check the sensor. Defaults to
id (Optional, ID): Manually specify the ID used for code generation.
All other options from Sensor.