How to sign up for a Weather Data & Weather API Account


This article describes the steps to sign up for Visual Crossing Weather Data Services and the Visual Crossing Weather API. In addition, the article describes the steps to view your account information and modify your subscription or payment information.

Accessing the Weather Data Services Page

Sign up for weather data viewing, data download and API key generation is performed within the Visual Crossing Weather Data Services web application.

To start the sign up procedure, navigate your browser to:

Signing up

Press ‘Sign up for a free trial’ in the introduction screen.

Enter a valid email as your username.


A validation email code will be sent to the email address that you provide. Enter the validation code. If you do not receive the email, please check your junk, trash or spam folder.


Now enter and confirm your account password:


Review terms of service and then check if you agree. At this point, you can create the trial.


Congratulations, you have successfully created your account!

Reviewing your account

You can review your account, modify or cancel your subscription directly within the application

To review your account, you may hit the ‘Account’ button in top right of the screen:


The first screen of the account details page is your currently selected subscription. 


To cancel your subscription, hit ‘Cancel Subscription’. The subscription will be terminated at the end of the current period.

To modify your subscription, select a different plan and hit ‘Selected plan’

To change or remove your payment information, hit ‘Change payment information’.