Weather API

Get highly accurate real time, historical, and forecasted weather data for millions of locations world wide
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Real time, historical, and forecasted weather data
Configurable data options (F vs C, metric vs imperial)
Rich data set (wind, humidity, and more)
Lightning fast
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Why do 10,000+ developers trust Abstract?

Easy to implement and maintain

We built Abstract because most of the API's we've used in the past simply weren't great. Our APIs are built the way we think API's should be: with excellent documentation, multiple easy to use libraries, and tutorials to get you started.

Speed and scale built into everything we do

Something like IP geolocation is probably part of a critical business processes and flow, so we built it (as all of our APIs) for use at scale and at blazing speeds. These aren't just marketing phrases, but fundamental features of our APIs.

Reliable uptime and great support

Developers trust Abstract because of our reliable uptime and excellent technical support that will help get you live quickly, keep you running smoothly, and resolve any issues you have fast regardless of where you are or what you're building.

Increase conversion and marketing effectiveness
with Abstract's Weather API

Comprehensive, world-wide coverage of weather data

Abstract's Weather API integrated with many leading public and private data sets to ensure you have the most up to date and accurate weather data from any location you need, from Argentina to Zimbabwe

Highly flexible reporting and export options

Abstract makes it easy to work with our weather data by providing you with multiple ways to access and report on the data, such as choosing celsius vs fahrenheit, metric vs imperial measurements, and more.

Simplest REST API for weather data

Abstract provides a simple yet powerful REST API to access weather data. We also provide documentation, code samples, and support to help you start using weather data in production fast.

Additional weather measurements included

Abstract not only returns basic weather data, but enhanced measurements where possible. These include but are not limited to cloud clover, UV index, "feel like" temperature, windspeed, and more.

Simple, transparent, and cost-effective pricing



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  • 500 requests / month
  • 1 request / second




  • 55,000 requests / month
  • 50 requests / second
  • Commercial use allowed
  • Email support




  • 350,000 requests / month
  • 500 requests / second
  • Commercial use allowed
  • Premium enriched data
  • Email support




  • 1,250,000 requests / month
  • 500 requests / second
  • Commercial use allowed
  • Premium enriched data
  • Chat support
Need more requests, enterprise-grade SLA's, faster response time, or premium data?
Contact us to learn about our Enterprise plan.

Frequently Asked Questions
about Abstract's Weather API

What does the Weather API do?

Abstract's Weather API is a simple yet powerful REST API that allows anyone to access live, historical, and forecasted weather data for millions of locations. It returns not only standard information like temperature and weather conditions, but also enhanced weather data like windspeed, UV index, air quality, and more.

Where does the data for the Weather API come from?

Abstract works with a variety of public and private data sources, such as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (USA), European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (Europe), and more. Once this data is ingested, Abstract applies proprietary data analysis and cleaning techniques to ensure the data is accurate and consistent, before making it available to our end customers.

Weather API Changelog

Last Updated on 

September 5, 2023

September 5, 2023


Improved coverage and data accuracy for remote and underserved regions

August 3, 2023


Expanded documentation with guidelines on interpreting meteorological data

July 7, 2023


Improved the documentation as well as the code samples

May 30, 2023


Enhanced global weather data accuracy, with added measurements and flexible reporting options

July 5, 2021


The Weather API is now in private beta!

If you would like to join the private beta, please email or chat with us.

Developers love Abstract's Weather API

The Weather API has been a huge help to us and helped us get up and running in a fraction of the time.

Chris Stanley, Snapdata

This Weather API rocks! We found it randomly but it's been a life saver as our project has scaled.

Emily Webb, Developer

Abstract's Weather API has saved us countless hours. It's a no brainer!

Mike Cooney, GlueTech


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