Core

Data Fields

The Tomorrow.io REST Weather API provides the following information:

Field

Values (Metric, Imperial)

Availability

temperature

The "real" temperature measurement (at 2m)

Celsius [-90,60]
Fahrenheit [-130,140]

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temperaturetemperature

temperature-sitemperature-si
temperature-ustemperature-us

temperatureApparent

The temperature equivalent perceived by humans, caused by the combined effects of air temperature, relative humidity, and wind speed (at 2m)

Also known as "feels like".

Celsius [-90,60]
Fahrenheit [-130,140]

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dewPoint

The temperature to which air must be cooled to become saturated with water vapor (at 2m)

Celsius [0,100]
Fahrenheit [32,212]

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dewpointdewpoint

dewpoint-sidewpoint-si
dewpoint-usdewpoint-us

humidity

The concentration of water vapor present in the air

%

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humidityhumidity

humidityhumidity

windSpeed

The fundamental atmospheric quantity caused by air moving from high to low pressure, usually due to changes in temperature (at 10m)

m/s
mph

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wind-speedwind-speed

wind-speed-siwind-speed-si
wind-speed-uswind-speed-us

windDirection

The direction from which it originates, measured in degrees clockwise from due north (at 10m)

degrees or null

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wind-directionwind-direction

wind-directionwind-direction

windGust

The maximum brief increase in the speed of the wind, usually less than 20 seconds (at 10m)

m/s
mph

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wind-gustwind-gust

wind-gust-siwind-gust-si
wind-gust-uswind-gust-us

pressureSurfaceLevel

The force exerted against a surface by the weight of the air above the surface (at the surface level)

hPa
inHg

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pressureSeaLevel

The force exerted against a surface by the weight of the air above the surface (at the mean sea level)

hPa
inHg

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pressurepressure

pressure-sipressure-si
pressure-uspressure-us

precipitationIntensity

The measure of the intensity of precipitation by calculating the amount of precipitation that would fall over a given interval of time if the precipitation intensity were constant over that time period.

The rate is expressed in terms of length (depth) per unit time, in millimeters per hour, or inches per hour.

mm/hr
in/hr

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precip-siprecip-si

precip-siprecip-si
precip-usprecip-us

rainIntensity

The measure of the intensity of rainfall by calculating the amount of rain that would fall over a given interval of time if the rain intensity were constant over that time period.

The rate is expressed in terms of length (depth) per unit time, in millimeters per hour, or inches per hour.

mm/hr
in/hr

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freezingRainIntensity

The measure of the intensity of freezing rain by calculating the amount of freezing rain that would fall over a given interval of time if the freezing rain intensity were constant over that time period.

The rate is expressed in terms of length (depth) per unit time, in millimeters per hour, or inches per hour.

mm/hr
in/hr

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snowIntensity

The measure of the intensity of snowfall by calculating the amount of snow that would fall over a given interval of time if the snow intensity were constant over that time period.

The rate is expressed in terms of length (depth) per unit time, in millimeters per hour, or inches per hour.

mm/hr
in/hr

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sleetIntensity

The measure of the intensity of sleet (ice pellets) by calculating the amount of sleet that would fall over a given interval of time if the sleet intensity were constant over that time period.

The rate is expressed in terms of length (depth) per unit time, in millimeters per hour, or inches per hour.

mm/hr
in/hr

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precipitationProbability

Probability of precipitation represents the chance of >0.0254 cm (0.01 in.) of liquid equivalent precipitation at a radius surrounding a point location over a specific period of time.

%

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precipitationType

The various types of precipitation often include the character or phase of the precipitation which is falling to ground level (Schuur classification)

This will have a non-zero value if precipitation probability or intensity > 0

0: N/A
1: Rain
2: Snow
3: Freezing Rain
4: Ice Pellets / Sleet

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rainAccumulation

The accumulated amount of liquid rain that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

mm
in

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snowAccumulation

The accumulated amount of new snowfall that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

Will always return hourly data and does not aggregate - eg. if you request snowAccumulationMax over a daily timestep, the max hourly value of that day will be returned, not the accumulation for the whole day.

mm
in

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snowAccumulationLwe

The liquid water equivalent of accumulated amount of new snowfall that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

Will always return hourly data and does not aggregate - eg. if you request snowAccumulationMax over a daily timestep, the max hourly value of that day will be returned, not the accumulation for the whole day.

mm of LWE
in of LWE

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sleetAccumulation

The accumulated amount of sleet (ice pellets) that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

mm
in

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sleetAccumulationLwe

The liquid water equivalent accumulated amount of sleet (ice pellets) that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

mm of LWE
in of LWE

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iceAccumulation

The accumulated amount of ice from freezing rain that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

mm
in

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iceAccumulationLwe

The liquid water equivalent
accumulated amount of ice from freezing rain that has or will accumulate for the past or future hour of the requested time

mm of LWE
in of LWE

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sunriseTime

The daily appearance of the Sun on the horizon due to Earth's rotation

UTC ISO-8601

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sunsetTime

The daily disappearance of the Sun below the horizon due to Earth's rotation

UTC ISO-8601

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visibility

The measure of the distance at which an object or light can be clearly discerned

km
mi

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visibilityvisibility

visibility-sivisibility-si
visibility-usvisibility-us

cloudCover

The fraction of the sky obscured by clouds when observed from a particular location

%

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cloud-covercloud-cover

cloud-covercloud-cover

cloudBase

The lowest altitude of the visible portion of a cloud (above ground level)

km or null
mi or null

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cloud-basecloud-base

cloud-base-sicloud-base-si
cloud-base-uscloud-base-us

cloudCeiling

The highest altitude of the visible portion of a cloud (above ground level)

km or null
mi or null

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cloud-ceilingcloud-ceiling

cloud-ceiling-sicloud-ceiling-si
cloud-ceiling-uscloud-ceiling-us

moonPhase

The shape of the directly sunlit portion of the Moon as viewed from Earth

0: New (0.0625-0.9375)
1: Waxing Crescent (0.0625-0.1875)
2: First Quarter (0.1875-0.3125)
3: Waxing Gibbous (0.3125-0.4375)
4: Full (0.4375-0.5625)
5: Waning Gibbous (0.5625-0.6875)
6: Third Quarter (0.6875-0.8125)
7: Waning Crescent (0.8125-0.9375)

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uvIndex

Standard measurement of the strength of sunburn producing UV radiation at a particular place and time.

0-2: Low
3-5: Moderate
6-7: High
8-10: Very High
11+: Extreme

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uvHealthConcern

When the predicted UV index is within these numerical ranges, the recommended need for protection is indicated by the qualitative description of the values.

0-2: Low
3-5: Moderate
6-7: High
8-10: Very High
11+: Extreme

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weatherCodeFullDay

The text description that conveys the most prominent weather condition during the day (from sunrise till next sunrise)

Weather Codes values

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weatherCodeDay

The text description that conveys the most prominent weather condition during the day (from sunrise till sunset)

Weather Codes values

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weatherCodeNight

The text description that conveys the most prominent weather condition during the night (from sunset till sunrise)

Weather Codes values

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weatherCode

The text description that conveys the most prominent weather condition

Weather Codes values

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