System Design

  • Optimise exposition and layout of your system
  • Global database or API service for automatised software implementation
  • Worldwide hourly reference yield allows multi year performance analyses
  • High precision tools to assess long term production
  • Based on hourly time series 30 years of global horizontal irradiation
  • Numerous variables for specific site anywhere on Earth
  • Conduct custom data analysis to optimise your PV power construction plans

Weather APIs

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Packages API Our recommended solution to integrate weather data in your application

meteoblue offers numerous weather variables which are grouped into history and forecast packages. There are different packages for specific use cases like agriculture, renewable energy and many others. The data packages are available for different historical and forecasting time-ranges in the CSV and JSON formats.

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Maps API Fully customizable integration of our stunning weather maps

With the Maps API you can get access to innovative weather maps that cover the whole world with a wide range of weather data overlays, including temperature, precipitation, pressure and many more. Furthermore, the Maps plugin offers stunning animations for wind, satellite images and weather radar.

For Solar Energy purposes we recommend the following layers:

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Images API Ready to use Weather and Climate diagrams

The solar monthly yield calculator tool allows to quickly check the expected electricity generation and their seasonal behavior of different PV system layouts for any location in the world.

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Dataset API The big data API for complex analyses of historical weather data

To assure the highest quality level of your required radiation data we can compare satellite observed radiation data with other datasets like ERA5 reanalyses or weather models. The different datasets can be used to assess typical and extreme years and optimize long term yield.

Meteo & Climate services

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history+ Analyse historical weather data and climate change

Gain immediate access to the vast meteoblue weather simulation archive, for any selected place on Earth. history+ includes unlimited downloads and interactive tools like year comparison, histogram and risk assessment, customized for the Solar Energy sector.


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FTP & E-Mail

All our API products can be transmitted via FTP & E-Mail.

How to order?

For pricing examples, detailed information on the access levels, meteoblue credits, support levels and license conditions please consult our API pricing page.

Request a non-binding quote tailored to your requirements.