Develop Guide

QWeather web API is a simple RESTful API to access location-based weather data, including geolocation, real-time weather, weather forecasts, air quality, severe weather warnings, minute precipitation, weather index and other weather data services.


QWeather GeoAPI provides global geographic location and global city search services, supports reverse geocoding, multi-language, fuzzy search and other functions.


City Weather Forecast provides weather forecasts for 200,000+ cities worldwide, including 3,000+ cities and counties in China, supporting real-time weather, up to 30-day forecasts and up to 7-day hourly weather forecasts.

Minutely Forecast

Minute-level forecast API provides precipitation data for the next 2 hours in China. It can predict the rainfall every minute and every 1km grid.

Grid Weather

Browse all grid level Weather APIs around the world, including real-time weather, forecast weather and minute-level precipitation at any latitude and longitude.


Warning service can get global real-time severe weather warning data.

Weather Indices

Weather Indices includes car wash, clothing, cold, allergy, ultraviolet, fishing, etc.

Air Quality (beta)

Global air quality with easy access to air quality data for specified locations and cities and official monitoring station data.

Air Quality

Air quality index (AQI) for 3000+ cities and 1700+ monitoring stations in China, including AQI real-time data and AQI forecast for the next 5 days.

Time Machine

QWeather Time Machine has access to historical weather and air quality data for the last 10 days.

Tropical Cyclone

Tropical cyclone provides real-time storm data in major ocean basins around the world, including storm location, level, pressure, wind, path and forecast.


Ocean API provides tidal and current data for major ports and cities around the world.

Solar Radiation

Solar Radiation API supports the access to net solar radiation, solar diffuse radiation and direct solar radiation at any global coordinates.


Astronomy API provides sunrise/sunset, solar elevation angle, moonrise/moonset, and moon phase data for the next 60 days for any location worldwide.