History Bulk

We have recently announced History Bulk service which allows to extract data for specific city for 5 years in the past. We offer quiet relevant price for this - just 10$ per city. Find more about historical data availability in the price-list.

Data extract description

To start using the History Bulk just navigate in the personal account to the History bulk tab ⇒ New history bulk and fill the required fields. By clicking on Checkout button you will be redirected to the PayPal to complete the process of payment.

The example of extract process is below:


Extract example

Examples

Description:

There are two types of files available for History Bulk extract.

JSON

CSV

Please remember that data is provided hourly.



Weather parameters in Bulk files for hourly historical data for cities

If you do not see some of the parameters in your API respond it means that these weather phenomena are just not happened for the time of measurement for the city or location chosen. Only really measured or calculated data is displayed in API respond.

List of all API parameters with units openweathermap.org/weather-data

JSON

Example of API response:

{"city_id": 5128581,
"main": {"temp": 271.9,"temp_min": 270.15,"temp_max": 274.15,"pressure": 1010,"humidity": 86},
"wind": {"speed": 2.1,"deg": 30},
"clouds": {"all": 90},
"weather": [{"id": 701,"main": "Mist","description": "mist","icon": "50n"},{"id": 600,"main": "Snow","description": "light snow","icon": "13n"}],
"dt": 1485907200,
"dt_iso": "2017-02-01 00:00:00 +0000 UTC"}

Parameters:
  • city_id City ID
  • weather (more info Weather condition codes)
    • weather.id Weather condition id
    • weather.main Group of weather parameters (Rain, Snow, Extreme etc.)
    • weather.description Weather condition within the group
    • weather.icon Weather icon id
  • main
    • main.temp Temperature. Unit Default: Kelvin, Metric: Celsius, Imperial: Fahrenheit.
    • main.pressure Atmospheric pressure (on the sea level), hPa
    • main.humidity Humidity, %
    • main.temp_min Minimum temperature at the moment. This is deviation from temperature that is possible for large cities and megalopolises geographically expanded (use these parameter optionally). Unit Default: Kelvin, Metric: Celsius, Imperial: Fahrenheit.
    • main.temp_max Maximum temperature at the moment. This is deviation from temperature that is possible for large cities and megalopolises geographically expanded (use these parameter optionally). Unit Default: Kelvin, Metric: Celsius, Imperial: Fahrenheit.
  • wind
    • wind.speed Wind speed. Unit Default: meter/sec, Metric: meter/sec, Imperial: miles/hour.
    • wind.deg Wind direction, degrees (meteorological)
  • clouds
    • clouds.all Cloudiness, %
  • rain
    • rain.3h Rain volume for the last 3 hours
  • snow
    • snow.3h Snow volume for the last 3 hours
  • dt Time of data calculation, unix, UTC
  • dt_isoDate and time in UTC format

List of weather condition codes

List of weather condition codes with icons (range of thunderstorm, drizzle, rain, snow, clouds, atmosphere including extreme conditions like tornado, hurricane etc.)