Articles for "forecast"

How to use timeline weather API to retrieve historical weather data and weather forecast data in Java

Our recently released Timeline Weather API allows you to easily retrieve hourly and daily historical weather data and weather forecast data in a single RESTful API call. In this article we demonstrate how to use the API in the Java programming language. For the full source of this example, download it from our GitHub repository: …

How to load weather forecast data into TIBCO Spotfire via ODATA request

This article shows the necessary steps to quickly and easily load weather forecast data for any location of the world into TIBCO Spotfire via ODATA request.  The tutorial shows step-by-step how to construct the query in the Visual Crossing Weather web interface, how to access the automatically generated connection string and then create a data …

How to load weather forecast data as a Microsoft Excel XLSX file

This articles shows how to download weather forecast data as a standard Excel file format that can be opened into Microsoft Excel or imported into other applications that understand the Microsoft Excel XLSX format. If you would prefer, you can also download weather data in CSV format. See how to download weather forecast data or …

How to load weather forecast data into Oracle Analytics Desktop

This article shows the necessary steps to retrieve weather forecast data for any location of the world and load it into Oracle Analytics Desktop for further analysis.  The tutorial shows step-by-step how to construct the query in the Visual Crossing Weather web interface and then import the weather forecast results as csv file into Oracle …

Easy Weather Forecasts for Shipping & Delivery

One of the best utilizations of weather data in business is for ensuring that your shipment of sensitive materials will not be damaged due to heat or cold exposure. Everything from candy, wine, beer, plants, photographs and pharmaceuticals can all have their quality dramatically impacted from the weather. You will get an immediate return on …

How to download the weather forecast for all US Zip codes

US ZIP Codes act just like postal codes in other countries – they provide an easy and structured way to locate an address within a city and state. They are easy to remember and provide a reasonably precise geographical location. This makes them valuable for businesses and other organizations that want to collect information about …

How to load weather forecast data into Qlik Sense?

This article shows the necessary steps to quickly and easily load weather forecast data for any location of the world into the cloud solution ‘Qlik Sense’ for further analysis.  The tutorial shows step-by-step how to construct the query in the Visual Crossing Weather web interface, how to access the automatically generated connection string and then …

How to download weather forecast data as a Microsoft Excel Workbook

In this article, I’m going to show how to download weather forecast data as a standard Microsoft Excel file. The estimated time to complete this exercise is less than 5 minutes. Step 1 – Open the Visual Crossing Weather Data Page We’ll start by going to the Visual Crossing Weather Data page.  Then we need …

How to make a WordPress plugin that uses shortcodes to show the weather forecast

Note – If you want to use this plugin right away, you can download the ready-to-install version from the WordPress plugins directory. WordPress is a hugely popular content management system used by hundreds of millions of sites across the internet to build websites and blogs. In fact, it bills itself as “the world’s most popular …