How to use weather api stefan parnarov CP Jwh7 Buq0 Q unsplash

How to Use the Weather API

Discover the full potential of weather data with our guides on how to use the Weather API.

Our collection of blog articles covers API basics to advanced techniques, allowing you to harness the power of weather data for your personal or business projects.

Weather API Insights

Discover the power of weather data with our comprehensive collection of blog articles on how to use the Weather API. From API integration to data visualization, our articles cover a range of topics to help you build smarter weather applications for your business or personal projects.

Wolfgang weiser rxd D0 h2p X0 unsplash
05/22/2024 / Starting today, our users can access AIFS, ECMWF’s AI-based model, via the Weather API. Similar to FourCastNet and GraphCast, AIFS has a resolution of 25 km and an update frequency of 6 hours. Its forecast horizon is 15 days.
Learn more
Wolfgang hasselmann j EJIM Qfyg Lk unsplash
05/02/2024 / We are happy to announce the integration of the FourCastNet and GraphCast AI models into the Meteomatics Weather API, complementing our suite of weather forecasting solutions.
Learn more
Alev takil yc Ln Zi Jg3 Ts unsplash
04/02/2024 / There are many weather APIs out there, and knowing which one to choose can be a difficult task. At Meteomatics, we believe that the single most important consideration when choosing a weather API should be data quality. In this article, we explain some of the ways in which the quality of weather data can be described, and why we believe that Meteomatics performs outstandingly across all of these definitions.
Learn more
Eclipse unsplash
03/26/2024 / Explore Meteomatics' groundbreaking approach to navigating solar power fluctuations during solar eclipses. With our innovative solar eclipse parameter, solar energy operators gain strategic advantage, optimizing power production and grid stability for the upcoming 2024 total solar eclipse.
Learn more
Copy of Web Logo Header Image 2
01/29/2024 / In this article, we have thoroughly analyzed the distinctive features of multiple weather APIs and compiled a list of the top-performing options currently available in the market.
Learn more
Heidi bruce 65 Q Vud1t Uww unsplash
12/12/2023 / JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a lightweight data-interchange format that has revolutionized the way weather data is consumed and utilized across various sectors. In this guide, learn how to retrieve and parse data from the Weather API in JSON format.
Learn more
Quality management wu yi u U05n H Zd X I unsplash
11/13/2023 / An API (Application Programming Interface) provides an interface for various programming languages that allows developers and programmers to integrate the data directly into their systems in the desired format in just a few steps.
Learn more
Noaa ie WH Xjj A Ew Y unsplash
09/06/2023 / Meteomatics offers the best weather API for Python, thanks to its exceptional Python connector, available to all users for free.
Learn more
Meteomatics 2022 header image v1
08/17/2023 / Weather forecast APIs provide developers with the tools to integrate real-time weather data into their applications, websites and services. Discover the Meteomatics Weather Forecast API now.
Learn more
American public power association b Oeha Mcbaa E unsplash
07/10/2023 / We’re proud to share that 80% of the electricity companies with the highest power capacity in Europe have chosen the Meteomatics Weather API as their trusted source of weather data.
Learn more

Tech Blog

The Meteomatics Tech Blog explores and explains the developments, news and trends surrounding data science and weather by exploring new and useful open source applications for our Weather API.

Nathalie reckinger VNE Vf FFT Tv8 unsplash
11/23/2023 / Getting Live Weather Data into ArcGIS: In this article we discuss the kinds of problems that ArcGIS can help you with, as well as how to get API data into ArcGIS and schedule regular updates so that your ArcGIS map always shows you an up-to-date forecast without the need for manual intervention.
Learn more
Bart ros Wc GVO1jq4 U unsplash
08/24/2022 / How to use pysheds to predict flood extents
Learn more
Martin sanchez yc G0 A6 Dlv Ok unsplash
07/15/2022 / How to delineate river catchment areas for flood modelling using pysheds
Learn more
Chatbot volodymyr hryshchenko V5vq WC9gy EU unsplash
03/07/2022 / Using Google's Dialogueflow to Create an AI Chatbot
Learn more
Kelvin yan W Wl6xa SHF Io unsplash
01/26/2022 / How to find the most reliable API data for your usage
Learn more
Julia
12/22/2021 / A discussion of the merits of a new programming language, and a new connector to the API
Learn more
Python energy markus winkler tzf D clz UTU unsplash
11/26/2021 / How to Program a Python Script for Regular Energy Weather Forecasting with Meteomatics Weather API
Read more
Nicolas j leclercq 6 Q Wdec F Ky YA unsplash
11/09/2021 / How to develop a weather data voice assistant with Python
Learn more

Customer Success Stories

Our expert team of meteorologists and scientists is continuously working on the optimization, accuracy and availability of our data to deliver reliable solutions for your business. Select a customer story and get insights from our various use cases.

MAGDA
04/15/2024 / Funded by the European Union under the Horizon Europe initiative, the MAGDA Project aims to develop improved weather forecasts and a hydrological model for agriculture. In this article, we explain how Meteomatics' Meteodrones are revolutionizing atmospheric sensing and their role within the MAGDA Project.
Learn more
Hero brook green supply 1
02/28/2024 / The weather is a primary driver of gas demand fluctuations in the U.K. In this story, discover how Brook Green Supply incorporates Composite Weather Variables (CWV), calculated by Meteomatics, to accurately forecast demand and enhance trading decisions.
Learn more
Hero scottish water
02/22/2024 / As weather conditions impact the water industry, Scottish Water heavily relies on weather data for a range of operational needs. In this article, discover how the company is using the Meteomatics Weather API to build automated PowerBI dashboards, resulting in more efficient and time-saving reporting and analysis.
Learn more
East of England Coop Hero
02/18/2024 / Weather has the power to shape consumers' spending habits, influencing what, where, and when they make purchases. For retailers, it's crucial to monitor weather changes to ensure their shelves are well-stocked and optimize revenue. In this use case, discover how the East of England Co-op uses the Meteomatics Weather API to manage inventory in over 125 grocery stores.
Learn more
Cheniere hero
11/16/2023 / In this insightful live-streamed event, learn about the integral role of meteorology in the energy sector as experts from Meteomatics and Cheniere Energy discuss the impact of weather on energy management. Discover how accurate, data-driven forecasts are crucial for operational efficiency.
Learn more
Purecontrol hero
10/30/2023 / In this use case, learn how Purecontrol integrates weather data from Meteomatics to forecast the impact of precipitation on sewage networks, resulting in an expected reduction in untreated water discharges into the environment of up to 70%.
Learn more
Schweizer hagel
07/11/2023 / In this article, you will discover how Schweizer Hagel uses Meteomatics' weather data to assess risks and determine insurance premiums while enhancing its operational efficiency.
Learn more
HRN 2023 BRANDED header image
06/12/2023 / Home Repair Network's managers use Meteomatics’ MetX Claims tool to guarantee precise and dependable assessment of the damages to help home and property owners get back on their feet faster.
Learn more
Spottitt 2023 BRANDED header image v2 1
06/08/2023 / Meteomatics' weather data is now integrated into Spottitt’s Climate Conditions Monitoring module. This integration provides Spottitt's clients with high-resolution weather information, enabling them to monitor rapidly changing weather and climate conditions around their critical infrastructure.
Learn more
Anglian Watrer 2023 BRANDED header image v2
06/01/2023 / In this use case, learn how our precipitation data is helping Anglian Water analyze its storm-water regulators data and investigate its compliance with the goal of preventing events such as pollutions, leakage and water quality incidents.
Learn more
Thomas Eldridge - Tech Evangelist.jpg
Thomas Eldridge

Send me a message!

You have questions about one of my articles or you just want to talk about technology and weather data with me? Then send me a message, I look forward to hearing from you!

Explore Our Services

We provide the most accurate weather data for any location, at any time, to improve your business.

Icon on Picture api large
With our Weather API you get continuous access to worldwide high-resolution weather, ocean, environment and climate data as well as historical data, real-time data, forecasts and climate scenarios up to 2100.
Explore the Weather API
Icon on picture alerts large 2
Only you know which types of weather pose the greatest risks to your business. That's why we've developed a highly customizable weather warning system, ensuring that every notification you receive is pertinent to your operations.
Learn more
Icon on Picture datashop large v2
If you only need one-time access to certain weather data, you can directly download individual weather data sets from our weather data shop. Here you will find a comprehensive selection of current and historical weather data as well as sector-specific weather parameters.
Explore Data Shop
Icon on Picture EURO1k v5 large
European weather model at 1 km resolution: get accurate weather forecasts across Europe and make better decisions.
More about EURO1k
Rough Mountain 02
Closing the meteorological data gap in the Earth's lower atmosphere with Meteodrones. Designed and assembled in Switzerland.
Explore Meteodrones
Icon on Picture meteobase large
Meteobase - the home of our Meteodrone. The Meteobase is the perfect partner and home for our weather drones to measure weather data at any location.
Explore Meteobase
Icon on Picture metx large v1
Visualize all weather events in a high-resolution map view — with our web-based weather map tool MetX based on the Weather API.
MetX Weather Visualization
Icon on Picture solar forecast large
Energy forecasts for solar, wind and hydropower - based on the world's most accurate weather data.
Explore Energy Forecasts
Icon on Picture rainy cloud large
We combine existing weather data with unique technologies and the skills of our weather and data scientists to bring you the most accurate weather data.
Data Collection