Weather Hourly Forecast

Platform: API iOS Android

Get hourly weather forecasts for cities around the world for the next 24-168 hours.


Interface code (Enum) Interface Class
INQUIRE_TYPE_WEATHER_24H 24-hour forecast WeatherBaseClass
INQUIRE_TYPE_WEATHER_72H 72-hour forecast WeatherBaseClass
INQUIRE_TYPE_WEATHER_168H 168-hour forecast WeatherBaseClass

Request Parameters

If no optional parameters are set, the default value will be used.

  • location(required)The location to be queried, support LocationID or comma-separated longitude and latitude (decimal, up to 2 decimal places), LocationID can be obtained by GeoAPI. Example: location=101010100 or location=116.41,39.92
  • appKey(required)API authentication key, please refer to How To Get Your Key. For example: appKey=12334567890ABC
  • langMulti-language setting, please see Language to find out how our multi-language works and how to set up.
  • unitSet weather data unit, the available value are unit=m for metric(default) and unit=i for imperial. See more about Unit.

Sample Code

QWeatherConfigInstance.publicID = @"publicID";
QWeatherConfigInstance.appKey = @"key";
QWeatherConfigInstance.appType = APP_TYPE_BIZ;
QWeatherConfigInstance.location = @"101010100";
QWeatherConfigInstance.lang = @"";
QWeatherConfigInstance.unit = @"";
[QWeatherConfigInstance weatherWithInquireType:INQUIRE_TYPE_WEATHER_24H WithSuccess:^(WeatherBaseClass *responseObject) {
    NSLog(@"Description->%@",[responseObject description]);
} faileureForError:^(NSError *error) {


  • code See Status Code
  • updateTime API last update time
  • fxLink Responsive web page of this data, for embedded in website or APP
  • hourly.fxTime Forecast time
  • hourly.temp temperature
  • hourly.icon Icon code for weather conditions. See also QWeather Icons
  • hourly.text Weather conditions
  • hourly.wind360 Wind direction in azimuth degree
  • hourly.windDir Wind direction
  • hourly.windScale Wind scale
  • hourly.windSpeed Wind speed, KM/H
  • hourly.humidity Relative humidity in percent
  • hourly.precip Accumulated precipitation in the current hour
  • hourly.pop Precipitation probability in percent, may be null
  • hourly.pressure Atmospheric pressure, hPa
  • Cloud cover in percent, may be null
  • hourly.dew Dew point temperature, may be null
  • refer.sources Data source and other statements, may be null
  • refer.license Data license, may be null