# Climo API Parameters

Request parameters | Response parameters

# Climo API query string parameters

Parameter | Description | Default value | |
---|---|---|---|

api | Hostname to be used only in production: api.accuweather.com | N/A | Required |

apidev | Hostname to be used only in development: apidev.accuweather.com | N/A | Required |

apikey | Unique code used to access the API | N/A | Required |

version | Version of the API | v1 | Required |

locationkey | Unique ID used to search for a specific location | N/A | Required |

format | Format of the response | JSON | Optional |

yyyy | Desired year of the climatology data | N/A | Required |

mm | Desired month of the climatology data | N/A | Required |

dd | Desired day of the climatology data | N/A | Optional |

# Climo API response parameters

## Records

Parameter | Description | ||||
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Date | Valid datetime displayed in ISO8601 format: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss | ||||

EpochDate | Valid datetime displayed as the number of seconds that have elapsed since January 1, 1970 (midnight UTC/GMT) | ||||

Records | |||||

Temperatures | An object containing information about the observed air temperature at the requested location. | ||||

Maximum | An object containing information about the highest observed air temperature. | ||||

Metric | An object containing temperature information in Celsius. | ||||

Value | The temperature's measured numerical value in Celsius. | ||||

Unit | The temperature measurement's unit type. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the temperature measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Imperial | An object containing temperature information in Fahrenheit. | ||||

Value | The temperature's measured numerical value in Fahrenheit. | ||||

Unit | The temperature measurement's unit type. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the temperature measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Year | Year in which the record occurred. | ||||

Minimum | An object containing information about the lowest observed air temperature. | ||||

Metric | An object containing temperature information in Celsius. | ||||

Value | The temperature's measured numerical value in Celsius. | ||||

Unit | The temperature measurement's unit type. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the temperature measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Imperial | An object containing temperature information in Fahrenheit. | ||||

Value | The temperature's measured numerical value in Fahrenheit. | ||||

Unit | The temperature measurement's unit type. | ||||

UnitType | |||||

Year | Year in which the record occurred. | ||||

Average | An object containing information about the average observed air temperature. | ||||

Metric | An object containing temperature information in Celsius. | ||||

Value | The temperature's measured numerical value in Celsius. | ||||

Unit | The temperature measurement's unit type. | ||||

UnitType | |||||

Imperial | An object containing temperature information in Fahrenheit. | ||||

Value | The temperature's measured numerical value in Fahrenheit. | ||||

Unit | The temperature measurement's unit type. | ||||

UnitType | |||||

Precipitation | |||||

Maximum | |||||

Metric | mm | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum precipitation in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum precipitation value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the precipitation measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Imperial | in | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum precipitation in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum precipitation value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the precipitation measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Year | Year in which the record occurred. | ||||

Snowfall | |||||

Maximum | |||||

Metric | mm | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum snowfall in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum snowfall value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the snowfall measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Imperial | in | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum snowfall in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum snowfall value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the snowfall measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Year | Year in which the record occurred. |

## Normals

Parameter | Description | ||||
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Date | Valid datetime displayed in ISO8601 format: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss | ||||

EpochDate | Valid datetime displayed as the number of seconds that have elapsed since January 1, 1970 (midnight UTC/GMT) | ||||

Normals | |||||

Temperatures | |||||

Maximum | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Minimum | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Average | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

DegreeDays | |||||

Heating | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Cooling | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Precipitation | |||||

Metric | Millimeters | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | Inches | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations |

## Actuals

Parameter | Description | ||||
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Date | Valid datetime displayed in ISO8601 format: yyyy-mm-ddThh:mm:ss | ||||

EpochDate | Valid datetime displayed as the number of seconds that have elapsed since January 1, 1970 (midnight UTC/GMT) | ||||

Actuals | |||||

Temperatures | |||||

Maximum | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Minimum | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Average | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

DegreeDays | |||||

Heating | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Cooling | |||||

Metric | C | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | F | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Precipitation | |||||

Metric | Millimeters | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Imperial | Inches | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the temperature in above units | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the temperature value above | ||||

UnitType | Numeric value that can be used for unit translations | ||||

Snowfall | |||||

Metric | mm | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum snowfall in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum snowfall value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the snowfall measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Imperial | in | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum snowfall in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum snowfall value above. | ||||

UnitType | |||||

SnowDepth | |||||

Metric | mm | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum snow depth in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum snow depth value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the snow depth measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. | ||||

Imperial | in | ||||

Value | Rounded value of the maximum snow depth in above units. | ||||

Unit | Type of unit for the maximum snow depth value above. | ||||

UnitType | A unique numeric ID that designates the snow depth measurement's unit type. This value can be used for unit translations. |