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Sources of weather data

http://www.ecmwf.int/en/research/climate-reanalysis/era-interim A remodel of weather since 1979, based on many many measurements. The resulting dataset contains daily to hourly values around the globe ...
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Sources of weather data

Get the data from BigQuery: https://cloud.google.com/bigquery/public-data/noaa-gsod Sample query: #standardSQL SELECT name, stn, a.wban, TIMESTAMP(CONCAT(year, '-', mo, '-', da)) date, temp, prcp ...
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NOAA Satellite Data API?

Where are you searching? The NOAA and all of its child departments/organizations provide a plethora of satellite and API datasets, including satellite datasets accessible via API. The list below is a ...
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Historical weather forecast API

Have you tried Google BigQuery? GBQ has now loaded climate data worldwide from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) from over 9,000 weather stations. The data includes 2015 and ...
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Data on glaciers

The World Glacier Monitoring Service The World Glacier Monitoring Service hosts database with mainly mass balance, front variation and thickness change data. The main website is: http://wgms.ch/ the ...
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Dataset of weather as it was *forecast* at the time

We have the data you are asking for in our regional Open Data portal (Basque Country, Spain), so I guess you could have it without purchasing it. I do not know how NOAA works, but here, you could send ...
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Sources of weather data

There's a good list of weather data sources on this excellent website created by Robin Wilson, which I duplicate here in case that site ever goes away: WorldClim: Climate data for past, present and ...
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Average Monthly temperatures for cities around the world

If there is no well documented API for weatherbase.com, it might be interesting to scrape the information. Here is the list of cities the site contains with their URL. You can select some cities and ...
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Data on hurricanes?

Wunderground has a quite extensive hurricane archive (since 1851), unfortunately they are a commercial organisation, so you'll probably have to pay for API integration with their historic data. A ...
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Data on hurricanes?

NOAA's Hurricane Center has current gis as well as archived hurricane data
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API for sun radiation / illuminance data?

A great list can be found at: https://www.programmableweb.com/category/solar/api Solcast offers free access to this type of data for researchers and students, which is a great for my research group. ...
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Database with monthly climate/weather data by country

Have you tried Google BigQuery? GBQ has now loaded climate data worldwide from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) from over 9,000 weather stations. The data includes 2015 and ...
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Tagged (non-anonymized) GPS driver trip database

OpenStreetMap hosts GPS Traces that are uploaded by the community. Not all are for driving, but you can probably screen GPS tracks for total distance to find driving ones. Or screen for users that ...
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Extensive Weather or Sea State API?

I suggest looking into these datasets, most of the parameters you mentioned are available there. I assume you're looking for both — observations and forecasts. NOAA Wave Watch III (NWW3) Ocean Wave ...
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Extensive Weather or Sea State API?

Check out www.wxtiles.com, it has most of those layers available free with an OpenLayers API. Note that it sits on top of an TMS map tile server, so you can access tiles like so: http://wx.wxtiles.com/...
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Sources of weather data

I recently found this website for downloading weather data: https://rp5.ru/ which is the website of Reliable Prognosis, a company from St-Petersburg. The website is mainly dedicated to weather ...
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Get Historic Temperature Data by GPS and Timestamp Using R

I recommend trying rnoaa https://cran.rstudio.com/web/packages/rnoaa/ - It's an interface to many different data sources from NOAA. df <- data.frame( id = letters[1:6], time = c("2016-06-01 ...
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what was the weather in red rock, nv March 14, 2016

If you are less than 7 days past a date in question, NOAA's weather service maintains a history of wind speeds etc. available through http://www.wrh.noaa.gov. For instance, history at the weather ...
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Historical weather data

For Canada, you can download historical data by city in bulk csv or xml files from Environment & Climate Change Canada. The example provided here uses wget to download all available hourly data ...
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Historical NWS GFS forecast data

Have you google it ? Is this what you wanted ? https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/model-data/model-datasets/global-forcast-system-gfs
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Past Lightning (weather) data

I know that 'Convective available potential energy' has a very strong correlation with lightning probability. This data you can get here at 6 hour intervals worldwide since 1979.
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Historic weather data for Germany in 1938

@Philsheim points out the very useful weather data discussed in 1945 (spring) daily weather Germany Sadly, it looks like data for Weiden in that set only goes back to 1947, as do most nearby weather ...
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Precipitation and temperature GIS data for Pacific Basin

The US Territories have weather stations, so you can get point-based data for temperature, precipitation, etc by station from NOAA. If you choose the CSV format and check the geographic location ...
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QCLCD vs. ISD Lite for U.S. data

I emailed the NOAA and got a very fast response from William Brown: Both the QCLCD and ISD digital surface hourly data bases contain the same stations. QCLCD is a 'subset" of the much larger (...
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What are some good databases of wind speed and direction to use as training data for machine learning?

You can download wind data in many different temporal resolutions from the Weather Underground, wunderground.com. To get the data from Berlin-Tegel Airport TXL, I can do https://www.wunderground.com/...
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Is there a dataset of temperatures in India before 1947?

It is difficult to obtain such old datasets. Depending what you are trying to do you could use the 20th century reanlysis made by NOAA-CIRES. The description of the dataset: https://www.esrl.noaa....
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Datasets for daily maximum and mimimum temperature of a specific geographic area?

There are a couple of datasets at NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Information that can help. NDFD is good, but it is based on forecast model output and not station data ("ground truth"). For ...
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Wind region Data for New Zealand

As NZ's weather service www.metservice.com has this data, their website says they provice this kind of data to windfarms: about.metservice.com/weather-for-business Their open data can be found here: ...
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Spatial Wind Direction/Speed Data

The European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts hosts a database with this information here: http://apps.ecmwf.int/datasets/data/interim-full-daily/levtype=sfc/ You'll want the 10 metre U wind ...
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