History API

  • Access historical weather data from 1940 to the present
  • Utilise climate datasets with long-term averages taken from 1985 onwards for location-specific climate information
  • Instant access to over 100 weather variables
  • Customisable parameters, weather variables and units to fit your use case
  • Swiss precision weather data delivered through the high-speed meteoblue weather API

The meteoblue History API offers historical weather data from the ERA5T re-analysis model and our proprietary simulated weather data. Customise and assemble your own historical and climate data feed with location-specific data.

History API

The meteoblue high-speed History API delivers historical weather insights in hourly time steps from 1940 onwards. With one API call, you can retrieve weather data for your variables of choice. We provide an extensive selection of variables, ranging from temperature to soil moisture, wind speed, cloud cover, and radiation.

Weather variables

  • Temperature
  • Sea level pressure
  • Precipitation
  • Snow fraction
  • Wind speed
  • Wind direction
  • Wind gust
  • Relative humidity
  • Soil temperature
  • Evapotranspiration
  • Dew point temperature
  • Wet bulb temperature
  • Wind power
  • Total cloud cover
  • Cloud height
  • Sunshine time
  • Shortwave radiation
  • Direct normal irradiance
  • Diffuse horizontal irradiance
  • Photovoltaic power
  • ... and more

Additionally, climate estimates of the most common weather variables are available in the Modelclimate package:


The Modelclimate data package contains climate simulation data of the last 40 years.

Variables: Temperature mean, Precipitation mean, Snow days, Frost days and more

Technical Documentation

Find out more about technical details in our technical documentation for History & Climate Data.


To acquire these data, a subscription to the meteoblue Weather API is required. Find more information about the pricing and access levels on our Pricing Page.


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