Forecast.io

Forecast.io is a provider of weather data. It collects data from a wide range of sources (USA NOAA, UK Met Office, the Norwegian Meteorological Institute, ...) and statistically aggregates them to provide the most accurate forecast possible for a given location.

This plugin allows you to get weather history in Dataiku DSS provided by Forecast.io API.
Given a location (latitude/longitude), you can get weather data, day by day and/or hour and hour.
It will help you to enrich your projects and machine learning models.

 

Example of historical weather data from the Forecast.io plugin in DSS.

Plugin information

Version0.1.0
AuthorDataiku (Jérémy Greze)
Released2016-06-17
Last updated2016-06-17
LicenseApache Software License
Source codeGithub
Reporting issuesGithub

How to use

After installation, open a project (or create one), create a new dataset with the Forecast.io connector. Fill the Forecast.io API key field, click on "Test & Get schema" and then on "create".

Additionnal information

A cache is handled by the plugin in order to reduce the number of API calls.

This plugin could/will be improved by providing the forecast data. Open a ticket on Github if you'd like to contribute or to see new features.

More information about the plugin is available in our Github repository