Hourly Wind Direction

Overview

Provides hourly wind direction in degrees clockwise from north for locations up to as recently as the previous hour.

Location

Provides an hourly time series of wind direction within a user-defined timespan at a specific location. The location is represented by a latitude/longitude pair.

GET /hourly-wind-direction/{latitude}/{longitude}

Query String Parameters (Optional)

The default response contains results for the next 24 hours in degrees clockwise from north. We would encourage using start and end paramaters with an end time no later than the previous hour.

However, the forecast data is deprecated and will be discontinued at some point in the future.

Name Type Description Accepted Values / Range Example
start string start time 1 year ago to previous hour 2016-06-01T00:00:00Z
end string end time (inclusive) 1 year ago to previous hour 2016-06-01T03:00:00Z

Request Example

See CORS for request header details.

$ curl -X GET -G "https://insight.api.wdtinc.com/hourly-wind-direction/35.482/-97.535" \
  -d start="2016-06-01T00:00:00Z" \
  -d end="2016-06-01T03:00:00Z" \
  --user <username>:<password>

Response Example

See Status Codes for response code details.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
{
  "latitude": 35.482,
  "longitude": -97.535,
  "startTime": "2016-06-01T00:00:00Z",
  "endTime": "2016-06-01T03:00:00Z",
  "unit": {
    "description": "degrees clockwise from north",
    "label": "°"
  },
  "series": [
    {
      "validTime": "2016-06-01T00:00:00Z",
      "value": 0.0,
      "products": [
        "skywise-superconus-1hr-wind-direction-analysis"
      ]
    },
    {
      "validTime": "2016-06-01T01:00:00Z",
      "value": 15.0,
      "products": [
        "skywise-superconus-1hr-wind-direction-analysis"
      ]
    },
    {
      "validTime": "2016-06-01T02:00:00Z",
      "value": 30.0,
      "products": [
        "skywise-superconus-1hr-wind-direction-analysis"
      ]
    },
    {
      "validTime": "2016-06-01T03:00:00Z",
      "value": 45.0,
      "products": [
        "skywise-superconus-1hr-wind-direction-analysis"
      ]
    }
  ]
}