Visual Crossing’s Historical Weather Dashboard is a giant leap for anyone needing past weather data, allowing anyone access to a deep history of weather records around them. The data is presented in dashboard form to give you the most optimal weather data consumption available in the business world today.Read More
Look up weather history using dashboards, data export & weather API
Getting started with Weather Data
Timely, accurate and complete weather data is vital across many disciplines - business analysis, emergency planning, personal investigation and many more. None may be more important than using weather data in academic research and investigations.
To help students, academics and non-profit researchers, we are pleased to announce our Weather Data Academic & Research Program designed exactly for researchers.Read More
Historical rainfall data is easy to obtain from various sources, but the best options differ depending upon your needs. Below, we’ll help sort through the options to find the easiest and best way to obtain historical rainfall data for your project.Read More
We use a lot of sources for our weather data. One of the richest sources of historical weather data is the Integrated Surface Database (ISD) from NOAA. The amount of data available is impressive. Hourly or subhourly weather records for 1000s of weather stations that are, in some cases, over 100 years old. However obtaining and manupulating the data so that it fits your needs can be a daunting task. In this article we describe some of the lessons we've learned along the way and some of the processes that we use to make the data as useful as possible.Read More