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Weather maps API updated

Weather maps API updated

Example of weather map layer  - layer's name: temperature, area: worldwide

OpenWeatherMap VANE platform provides many kinds of weather layers including Precipitation, Clouds, Pressure, Temperature, Wind, Snow and Rain.
See the full list of available layers at http://openweathermap.org/api/weathermaps#examples
You can connect them to mobile and web apps as ZXY-tile layers. It is also possible to combine several base maps and overlays in one map like in the following Weathermap example.
The documentation for Weather Maps has been updated. And there is an important change - please pay your attention, that starting from the next week, API key to access tiles will be obligatory.
Note, that Weather Maps are available for Free keys as well as for all paid ones.

Historical weather data for everybody!

Could you please pay your attention that our historical weather data is available not only for developers! Everyone can get this data in a form convenient for reading and immediate use. For that while downloading a file choose csv format and then you can open the file in Excel or any similar program and arrange it to your desire.
It facilitates instant representing of received weather information without any additional processing. 
Thus it is possible to get weather information for 30,000 cities for the last 5 years. You can quickly download data for any period and for several locations at a time.
OpenWeatherMap cares about you! 
We constantly try to make usage of our data for all our customers as convenient as possible! 

Weather Historical Bulk is launched!

Weather Historical Bulk is launched!

We are happy to introduce you our new service which provides weather historical data for more than 30,000 cities for the last 5 years.

Now you can simply choose a city (or several cities) and download an archive, which contains bulk file with the weather history up to 5 years - any day, week or even several years. Pricing is simple and easy - just $10 for one city, no matter how much data will you receive http://openweathermap.org/price. Just sign in and place an order on your personal page https://home.openweathermap.org/history_bulks/new. Please note that our traditional History API stays the same.

History weather API update

History weather API update

We have updated our history weather API and it has become better. Now we have much more data, filled some gaps, and our VANE platform is able to process it faster. Data is available per 1-hour time steps. You that you can get history API for more than 30 000 cities!

You can subscribe to our history weather API here   http://openweathermap.org/price. Should you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact us and provide your feedback here   https://openweathermap.desk.com/

Our team!

Our team!

Last month Alex Kazachyok joined OWM. Alex has a strong expertise in investment management and finances and is responsible for product analytics, strategy and financial reporting in our company. Previously he worked as an Investment Manager at VC fund iTech Capital, prior to iTech Alex worked for several family offices and spent 4 years at KPMG as an auditor. Alex holds Masters in Finance degree from London Business School. He is also an avid runner and currently prepares for Paris marathon.

Our team is growing

Our team is growing

Openweathermap team is happy to welcome our new members.

Anton Sonyushkin is going to lead our Satellite Data engineering team which is most crucial development direction for VANE platform.

Anton was creating such products as seamless and multitemporal high-resolution satellite mosaics for leading Russian Internet company Yandex, he is one of the authors and contributors of image processing software packages which are used in a variety of professional GIS applications.

We are very excited to have this guy in our team and looking forward to announcing more “OWMers” as the company continues to grow.

World around us: NDVI vs NDWI

World around us: NDVI vs NDWI

This checkerboard picture is a satellite photo of Priest river in the northern Idaho.
It's interesting to see this area from the point of view of vegetation (NDVI) and water (NDWI) indexes.

OpenWeatherMap at the Startup Grind Global!

OpenWeatherMap at the Startup Grind Global!

OpenWeatherMap on the Startup Grind Global Conference! Presentation of VANE geospatial platform.


Tomorrow! Startup Grind Global Conference!

Tomorrow! Startup Grind Global Conference!

Startup Grind Global Conference is organized between 21 Feb and 22 Feb 2017. The location of the Conference will be Fox Theater which is one of the incredible site for such an essential event.

 We are proud that OpenWeatherMap have been inducted as one of 50 companies selected to the prestigious 2017 class of Startup Exhibitors. On February 22nd we invite everybody to our stand, where we will demonstrate the opportunities of VANE platform and its products. Stay tuned for more coverage from the Global Conference 2017 in Silicon Valley!

OpenWeatherMap is included into top 50 in 2017 Class Startup Exhibitioners!

OpenWeatherMap is included into top 50 in 2017 Class Startup Exhibitioners!

OpenWeatherMap company entered the top 50 companies selected from 80 countries, 200 cities around the world.

On Feb 21-22 we are going to present our the VANE geospatial platform. On February 22nd we invite everybody to our stand, where we will demonstrate the opportunities of vane platform and vane products. Please come to find us at the exhibition in situ or stay tuned - we’ll keep updating our news from the event.