We offer a variety of data sources, along with output from our own forecast models.

If you can't find what you're looking for here, don't hesitate to contact us and inquire about spezialized products.

Meteotest's weather forecast team constantly checks and enhances the automated forecasts.

Apart from interpreted data such as weather symbols, we also offer regional text forecasts.

Forecasts of multiple parameters for about any point in the world, referenced by coordinates, name or zip code.

The most important parameters are listed below (more available on request):

Name Content Unit
tt Temperature 2 m above ground °C
tx Maximum temperature 2 m above ground °C
tn Minimum temperature 2 m above ground °C
td Dew point 2 m above ground °C
tt5 Ground temperature 5 cm above ground °C
rh Relative humidity 2 m above ground %
rr Rain rate, total precipitation mm
rrp Probability of rain %
th Probability of thunder %
sl Snowfall line m a.s.l./m ü.M.
ff Wind speed km/h
fx Maximum wind gust km/h
dd Wind direction °
ddd Wind direction N/S/W/E
n Total cloud coverage octa
clvl/cll/clm Cloud coverage very low/low/medium altitude octa
ss Sunshine duration min
rad Global radiation W/m^2
sy Weather symbol as defined by Meteotest #1-15
synop Synop code #1-99
zerodeg Height of zero degree level m a.s.l./m ü.M.
qff Air pressure hPa

Measurements of the SwissMetNet in Switzerland.

The following list contains a selection of available parameters, mostly hourly values:

Name Content Unit
tt Temperature 2 m above ground °C
tb Temperature on ground °C
tx Maximum temperature 2 m above ground °C
tn Minimum temperature 2 m above ground °C
td Dew point 2m above ground °C
rh Relative humidity 2 m above ground %
rr Rain rate, total precipitation mm
snow Total snow height cm
newsnow Increase of snow cm
gn Lightning strokes nearby #
gf Lightning strokes far #
ss Sunshine duration min
fx Maximum wind gust km/h
dd Wind direction °
rad Global radiation W/m^2
ss Sunshine duration min
etp Evapotranspiration mm
qff Pressure hPa
dp Pressure change hPa/h
h850 Geopontential on 850 hPa gpm
h700 Geopontential on 700 hPa gpm

Current and past precipitation from the Swiss rain radar.

Forecasts from our own WRF forecast model at Meteotest.

Our product Solar forecast provides you with 72 hour high quality forecasts for your photovoltaic sites.

Additionally, we offer measurements from all over the world by satellite and ground stations, calculated by our famous Meteonorm 7 software.

Forecasts from our own models operated by Meteotest's solar energy group.

Air pollution data for any location in Switzerland by Meteotest's air quality group.

Be it short range forecasts for teleskiing, solar efficiency models for PV systems and other energy forecasts, be it webcam images of road conditions, be it the river temperatures for your bathing pleasures...

Meteotest has a vast knowledge in multiple domains and an international network of experts. Don't hesitate to contact us with your data requirements. We're confident that we'll be able to find what you need.

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