Welcome to the MET Norway Weather API

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The Weather API is an interface to a selection of data produced by MET Norway. The data are available for use under a Creative Commons license. See also separate conditions for use of the service. Several third parties have developed client libraries for various programming languages. For information on available data and how to access them, please refer to the weatherapi documentation.

Products

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Weather

Airqualityforecast 0.1
Forecast of air-quality for locations in Norway

🌐 Frost 0.9
REST API for meteorogical observation data

🌐 Locationforecast 2.0
Weather forecast for a specified place

MetAlerts 1.1
Weather alerts from the Norwegian Meteorological Institute

Nowcast 2.0
Immediate weather forecast for specified locations in the Nordic area

Oceanforecast 2.0
Ocean forecasts for points at sea in Northwestern Europe

Subjectiveforecast 1.0
Forecasts and analyses charts from the meteorologist

THREDDS 1.0
Dataset archive including model runs and observation timeseries

Textforecast 2.0
Textual weather forecast for Norwegian land and sea areas

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Aviation

Aviationforecast 1.6
Textual aviation weather forecasts

FMIroutes 0.1
Vertical cross sections for air ambulance flight routes - Finnish test product

NLAroutes 1.0
Vertical cross sections for air ambulance flight routes

Routeforecast 2.0
Vertical cross sections for flight routes offshore and over land

Sigcharts 2.0
Significant Weather Charts for aviation

Sigmets 2.0
Get sigmets and airmets for Norway

Spotwind 1.1
Spotwind forecasts for airport landing systems

🌐 Tafmetar 1.0
Receive Taf/Metar from airports

Turbulence 1.1
Turbulence prognosis

VerticalProfile 1.1
Vertical weather profiles for aviation

Volcanicashforecast 0.1
Norwegian national volcanic ash products including forecast

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Marine

Gribfiles 1.1
Serve grib files on the coast from Oslo and Western Norway

Icemap 1.0
Maps as images showing current ice conditions in the arctic regions.

Oceanforecast 2.0
Ocean forecasts for points at sea in Northwestern Europe

Oslofjord 0.1
Current maps for Oslofjorden and Drammensfjorden

Soundprofile 1.0
Vertical profiles in the ocean off the Norwegian coast

THREDDS 1.0
Dataset archive including model runs and observation timeseries

Textforecast 2.0
Textual weather forecast for Norwegian land and sea areas

Tidalwater 1.1
Tidal water information

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Observations

🌐 Frost 0.9
REST API for meteorogical observation data

THREDDS 1.0
Dataset archive including model runs and observation timeseries

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Defense

Metgc 1.0
Deliver meteorological forecast data in METGM/C format for defined areas

Metgm 1.0
Deliver meteorological forecast data in METGM/C format for defined areas

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Other

🌐 Sunrise 2.0
Calculate sun/moon rise/set for a given place

🌐 Weathericon 2.0
collection of weather icons.

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Images

🌐 Geosatellite 1.4
Images from geostationary satellites

Polarsatellite 1.1
Images from satellites in polar orbit

Radar 2.0
Radar images from various locations

THREDDS 1.0
Dataset archive including model runs and observation timeseries

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Sunrise: New Sunrise beta version 3.0: 2023-01-03

Total rewrite now using GeoJSON format.

Tidalwater: New harbour Sandnes, 2022-10-06

Data for Sandnes added to harbour list

FMIroutes: version 0.1: 2022-09-28

New beta test product for vertical cross sections in Finland

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