MSN Weather

MSN Weather

MSN Weather gets you the very latest weather forecast, including temperature, humidity, precipitation for your location.

Note:

  • This is a Standard connector.

Throttling Limits

Name Calls Renewal Period
API calls per connection 8 60 seconds
Frequency of trigger polls 1 60 seconds

Connections per account: 1

Actions

Get current weather

Get the current weather for a location.

Required Parameters

Location
string
The location search query. Valid inputs are City, Region, State, Country, Landmark, PostalCode, and Lat.Long.
Units
string
The measurement system used for all the meausre values in the request and response. Valid options are 'Imperial' and 'Metric'.

Returns

Get forecast for today

Get the forecast for the current day in the specified location.

Required Parameters

Location
string
The location search query. Valid inputs are City, Region, State, Country, Landmark, PostalCode, and Lat.Long.
Units
string
The measurement system used for all the meausre values in the request and response. Valid options are 'Imperial' and 'Metric'.

Returns

Get the forecast for tomorrow

Get the forecast for tomorrow in the specified location.

Required Parameters

Location
string
The location search query. Valid inputs are City, Region, State, Country, Landmark, PostalCode, and Lat.Long.
Units
string
The measurement system used for all the meausre values in the request and response. Valid options are 'Imperial' and 'Metric'.

Returns

Triggers

When the current conditions change

Triggers a new flow when the conditions change for a location.

Required Parameters

Location
string
The location search query. Valid inputs are City, Region, State, Country, Landmark, PostalCode, and Lat.Long.
Units
string
The measurement system used for all the meausre values in the request and response. Valid options are 'Imperial' and 'Metric'.

Returns

When the current weather changes

Triggers a new flow when the specified weather measure changes for a location.

Required Parameters

Location
string
The location search query. Valid inputs are City, Region, State, Country, Landmark, PostalCode, and Lat.Long.
Measure
string
The weather measure used for this operation. Valid options are 'Temperature', 'UV Index', 'Humidity' or 'Wind Speed'.
When the measure...
string
The condition the trigger will be checking. Valid options are 'Is equal to', 'Goes over', or 'Goes below'. For example, if the measure is 'temperature' and this parameter is set to 'Goes below' then the trigger will fire when the temperature goes below the target value.
Target
float
The target value for the specified measure.
Units
string
The units for the measure value and the target value.

Returns

Definitions

CurrentWeather

Apparent Temperature
float
The apparent temperature, or feels-like temperature.
Click-through Link
string
The URL to the full weather details.
Conditions
string
A caption of weather conditions such as rainy, sunny, etc.
Dewpoint
float
The temperature at which dew forms.
Distance Units
string
Units used for distance measurements.
Humidity
float
The relative humidity percentage.
Last Updated
date-time
The datetime at which provider created the current condition.
Latitude
float
The latitude of the location.
Location
string
The location for which provider created the current condition.
Longitude
float
The longitude of the location.
METAR Sky Conditions
string
The METAR code of sky conditions.
METAR weather conditions
string
The METAR code of weather conditions.
Pressure
float
The atmospheric pressure.
Pressure Units
string
Units used for pressure measurements.
Speed Units
string
Units used for speed measurements.
Temperature
float
The current temperature.
Temperature Units
string
Units used for temperature measurements.
UV Index
float
The numerical UV index.
UV Index Description
string
A description of the meaning of the UV index.
Visibility Distance
float
The visibility distance.
Wind Direction
integer
The wind direction in degrees clockwise from north.
Wind Gust Speed
float
The wind gust speed.
Wind Speed
float
The wind speed.

WeatherForecast

Click-through Link
string
The URL back to the full weather details.
Conditions
string
The caption of weather conditions such as rainy, sunny, etc.
Conditions
string
The caption of weather conditions such as rainy, sunny, etc.
Conditions
string
The caption of weather conditions such as rainy, sunny, etc.
Date
date-time
The datetime at which the forecast is valid.
Distance Units
string
Units used for distance measurements.
Forecast Date
date-time
The datetime at which the daily forecast was dervied.
Humidity High
float
The high relative humidity point for the day.
Humidity Low
float
The low relative humidity point for the day.
Latitude
float
The latitude of the location.
Location
string
The location for which provider created the forecast.
Longitude
float
The longitude of the location.
METAR Sky Conditions
string
The METAR code of sky conditions.
METAR Sky Conditions
string
The METAR code of sky conditions.
METAR Weather Conditions
string
The METAR code of weather conditions.
METAR Weather Conditions
string
The METAR code of weather conditions.
Max Wind Direction
integer
The direction of the peak wind for the day.
Max Wind Speed
float
The peak wind speed for the day.
Moon Phase
string
The phase of the moon the day of this forecast.
Moon Phase Code
string
The code representing the phase of the moon.
Moonrise Time
date-time
Time of moonrise on the day of this forecast.
Moonset Time
date-time
Time of moonset on the day of this forecast.
Pressure Units
string
Units used for pressure measurements.
Rain Chance
float
The chance of precipitation (%).
Rain Chance
float
The chance of precipitation (%).
Rain Chance
float
The chance of precipitation (%).
Speed Units
string
Units used for speed measurements.
Summary
string
A text summary of the forecast.
Summary
string
A text summary of the forecast.
Sunrise Time
date-time
Time of sunrise on the day of this forecast.
Sunset Time
date-time
Time of sunset on the day of this forecast.
Temperature High
float
The high temperature.
Temperature Low
float
The low temperature.
Temperature Units
string
Units used for temperature measurements.
UV Index
float
The numerical UV index.
UV Index Description
string
A description of the meaning of the UV index.
Wind Direction
integer
The wind direction in degrees clockwise from north.
Wind Direction
integer
The wind direction in degrees clockwise from north.
Wind Speed
float
The wind speed.
Wind Speed
float
The wind speed.