Look up weather data easily from any application or script

Simple RESTful API

Look up weather data easily from any application or script

Look up weather data easily from any application or script

Historical Weather Data

Hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, and annual data extending for decades

Global forecasts from sources including NOAA, NWS, DWD, and more

Weather Forecasts

Global forecasts from sources including NOAA, NWS, DWD, and more

Temperature, rainfall history and more

Temperature, rainfall history

Dozens of available metrics including wind rainfall coverage, and visibility

Reliable, Accurate, Global Weather Data API

The Visual Crossing Weather Data API was designed to provide developers with a way to use Visual Crossing Weather Data inside any application or script. It provides instant and scalable access to both historical weather reports and forecast data in a convenient, comma separated, tabular format.

Weather API Samples & Demos

Key features

  • Unified API for accessing both historical and forecast weather data
  • RESTful URL-based API enables implementation inside any development environment
  • Dozens of weather metrics ensure that you have instant access to the exact that data you need
  • Comma separated, tabular data format for easy parsing
  • Use date ranges and multiple locations in a single query for efficiency
  • Location input support includes latitude/longitude coordinates and address records
  • Built in worldwide unit conversions
  • Scales from a small scripts to global websites

Start using our Weather API today for free. Simply sign up for a free trial account, get your API key, and you’ll be looking up weather in minutes. You can review our Weather API documentation or simply use our online weather data look up page to configure your query. The URL generator will show you the exact API query used to retrieve your data.

Attention users of other weather APIs

Were you a user of a different weather API that abandoned you recently? We’d love to hear your story and work with you to ensure that the Visual Crossing Weather API meets your needs and exceeds the functionality of our predecessors. Please email info@visualcrossing.com, and we’ll do our best to ensure your success.