The Best Meat Thermometers for the Oven

The Best Meat Thermometer for the Oven: The SmokeBloq Wireless Meat Thermometer

When you’re preparing a large meal it is very hard to keep track of everything and have it turn out perfect. The most important part of the meal is the main entree.

Nothing will feed a large group of people like a big piece of meat such as a roast or a turkey. But how do you make sure to not overcook it when you have everything else to prepare as well?

That’s where an accurate ovenproof meat thermometer can make life so much easier. You simply put your meat in the oven, put a temperature probe in the thickest part, and wait until the proper temperature is reached.

Sounds easy right? It can be. All with the right thermometer.

In this article, we will discuss the best leave in the oven meat thermometers from the basic dial type thermometers all the way to the best wireless digital meat thermometers.

Let’s get started!

Our Pick

SmokeBloq Wireless Meat Thermometer tracking Tri-Tips in the oven

SmokeBloq Wireless Meat Thermometer tracking Tri-Tips in the oven

We chose the SmokeBloq Wireless Meat Thermometer as our overall best pick. We’ve been using this cloud-based wireless thermometer indoors and outdoors in all types of weather, for months now. If you are looking for a thermometer that you can use in the oven and on the grill or smoker, this is it. You can connect it to your phone or tablet and run to the store to get last-minute ingredients. Read our extended review here.

SmokeBloq Wi-Fi Meat Thermometer for iPhone/Android – Digital Meat Thermometer for Grill & Smoker Monitoring – Weatherproof Thermometer, Access Cloud Data from Anywhere, Includes 2 Temperature Probes
  • CONNECT YOUR COOK TO THE CLOUD WITH THE SMOKEBLOQ Wi-Fi THERMOMETER! SmokeBloq gives backyard chefs the freedom to roam. Unlike traditional bbq thermometers that require you to stay close to your bbq grill or smoker to monitor temperatures, SmokeBloq connects to your home WiFi and sends the data to the cloud. Our cooking app (available for both iOS and Android) allows you to follow your cook anywhere you have cell service. No more distance limitations with your thermometer!
  • SET ALARMS TO MONITOR YOUR COOK: The smokbloq wifi thermometer can connect up to four temperature probes (two are included with initial purchase). You can then set alarms with the app to notify when your food is ready, or when your bbq grill or smoker is too hot or too cold. SmokeBloq makes it a breeze to create perfectly cooked meats for the whole family.
  • WEATHER RESISTANT: This wifi enabled thermometer is made of durable stainless steel and heavy-duty plastic components. The SmokeBloq digital meat thermometer can be used in rain, direct sun - even snow. This wireless meat temperature monitor is made to withstand the elements!
  • LONG BATTERY LIFE: SmokeBloq is the wifi grill thermometer thats easy to use. This battery operated thermometer runs approximately 150 to 200 hours on four AA batteries (not included). Cook up your favorites all day long with this wifi grill thermometer that makes it a breeze to make juicy chicken, pork, brisket, steak, hamburgers, fish, wild game and more.
  • MODERNIZE YOUR GRILL & OUTDOOR COOKING: SmokeBloq isnt a gadget. Its the sleek-but-rugged cooking tool for all your smoking and grilling needs. SmokeBloq was designed by outdoor cooking enthusiasts, for outdoor cooking enthusiasts. Its the cooking thermometer we always wanted, but could never find - so we decided to build it ourselves.


Tenergy Solis Meat Thermometer Monitoring Turkey temperatures in multiple spots

Tenergy Solis Meat Thermometer Monitoring Turkey temperatures in multiple spots

We like the Tenergy Solis Digital Bluetooth Meat Thermometer as our runner-up. It comes with 6 temperature probes that come with a lifetime replacement warranty. This thermometer is great when you need to keep track of multiple items in the oven or bbq. It connects easily to your phone or tablet via Bluetooth and has a 100-foot range. The phone app allows you to monitor all 6 probes at once.

Tenergy Solis Digital Meat Thermometer, APP Controlled Wireless Bluetooth Smart BBQ Thermometer w/ 6 Stainless Steel Probes, Large LCD Display, Carrying Case, Cooking Thermometer for Grill & Smoker

Solid Value

We like the ThermoPro TP-17 Dual Probe Digital Thermometer as our solid value pick. It comes with two probes and a large LCD backlit display. No Bluetooth or wireless bells and whistles for the ThermoPro TP-17,  it does a solid job in the oven or grill with durable, warranty-covered probes. If you are looking for a straight forward oven thermometer without having to connect it to a phone, this is for you.

ThermoPro TP-17 Dual Probe Digital Cooking Meat Large LCD Backlight Food Grill Thermometer with Timer Mode for Smoker Kitchen Oven BBQ, Silver
  • 1 YEAR WARRANTY! REGISTER your product after purchase and RECEIVE EXTENDED 3 YEARS Warranty - Although the sensor probe is rigidly produced, after a long-time period of use, a few amount units could experience incorrect temperature readings problem caused by careless or improper use. We will provide you a brand-new sensor probe, free of charge!
  • DUAL probe grill thermometer makes it easy to monitor temperatures of two pieces of meat or grill temperature without swapping probes or using different devices! Includes USDA preset temperatures and can also adjust set temperature manually.
  • Backlit and large LCD BBQ thermometer displays both food /oven/grill/smoker temps and timer for the most intuitive experience when cooking at night outdoors. Flip-out counter top stand and magnetic back allow the meat thermometer to be placed anywhere within the kitchen or grill environments.
  • Oven thermometer with step-down probe design retrieves temperature precisely and quickly, alerting you of temp changes in seconds; 40 stainless steel mesh cables rated for 716°F connects thermometer to base, which is located outside of oven/grill/smoker.
  • ThermoPro food thermometer with a temperature range of 14˚F to 572˚F (-10˚C to 300˚C) and high accuracy of ±1.8°F (±1°C), can display both Fahrenheit and Celsius readings.

Classic Pick

What else can we say? The CDN IRM200-GLOW Oven Meat Thermometer is a classic dial type, leave in the oven meat thermometer. It comes with a convenient glow in the dark display. It is both ovenproof and waterproof. Did we mention it’s glow in the dark?

CDN IRM200-Glow ProAccurate Meat/Poultry Ovenproof Thermometer – Set of 2
  • Durable laboratory glass lens
  • Stainless steel housing-target range indication
  • Temperature guide on dial
  • Measurement range: 120 to 200F/50 to 100C
  • Display size: 2-inch/5.1 cm dial; Sensor length: 5-inch/12.7 cm stem