API Documentation

Our API allows you to retrieve informations from our website via GET request and supports the following query parameters:

Name Description
city This parameter queries a city in order to retrieve weather informations, and will return the following: city (the requested city), temperature (the temperature in Fahrenheit degrees), skytext (the sky conditions), humidity (the humidity), wind (the wind speed in Imperial units (MPH) & direction), date (the date when temperature was measured), and the day (the day name when temperature was measured) value.

URL parameter

Here is an example of a GET request on our API:


This is the output that our API will return when you query for an url:
      "location":"New York, NY",
      "wind":"0 mph",
An example of json decoding would be the following PHP code:

header('Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8;');
$file = file_get_contents("http://www.4cast.me/api.php?city=New+York");

If you have any questions feel free to contact us.