Who can resist checking the weather forecast?

Drive strong engagement and boost revenue on your media platform

Have you explored how a weather package can keep your customers returning to your platform?

Weather forecasts are an effective way of bringing people to you. no matter what time of the day or year, to know the forecast is a human need driven by curiosity and the desire to plan.

Weatherzone Business can provide your media platform with a tailored, easy-to-integrate weather intelligence package, enabling you to keep your consumers in the know every moment of every day. And the more precise that forecast, the more your visitors will naturally come to rely on it.

Powered by OpticastTM – our market-leading nowcasting and forecasting system – you have fully customisable weather data that significantly out-performs other models, so your customers can look to you for the most accurate information available.

With the increase in traffic comes the increase in revenue from the potential of locally targeted, innovative weather advertising. Weatherzone’s content and Application Programming Interface (API) enable the serving of advertisements based on a users’ local weather conditions, satisfying the needs of your advertisers whilst engaging the audience in a non-obtrusive way.

Tap into the power of the weather to drive engagement with your platform and products and keep your valued customers coming back.

Flexible, simple API for ease

Weatherzone’s API is a developer-friendly way to deeply integrate weather information into your website or app. Postcode/location search functionality is included to ensure targeted data that serves your customers.

Easy Integration

Weatherzone delivers weather content in a variety of developer and client friendly ways, including an XML or JSON web service API, hosted desktop sites, hosted adaptive/responsive/mobile sites and white label solutions.

Customisable & Engaging Content

From forecasts to warnings, radar and synoptic charts to sun and moon times, we have a comprehensive suite of weather data and content that you can tailor to your site and customers. The choice is yours.

Hosted Solutions

Let us do the hard work for you. Weatherzone offers a fully branded, hosted solution for your platform that is easy for content managers to customise. A fully functioning weather site right out of the box to keep things simple and cost effective.

Latest news

Satisfy your weather obsession with these news headlines from around the nation, and the world.

At last, some snow for hydropower

Much-needed snowfalls are coming to Australia’s alpine region this weekend, good news for the hydropower industry in Australia. We’ve written several times this week about the strong cold airmass with Antarctic origins which is tracking towards southeastern Australia from this weekend onwards. The airmass will linger for an unusually long period, and will be cold enough […]

Sudden stratospheric warming event underway – here’s what it means for Australian weather

A rare sudden stratospheric warming event is beginning to occur above Antarctica, and it may influence Australia’s weather in the coming weeks. The term sudden stratospheric warming (SSW) refers to an abrupt increase in air temperature high above either of Earth’s polar regions, typically on the magnitude of tens of degrees Celsius in a few […]

Ferocious Tasman Low to hit southeast Australia next week

A major polar outbreak in southeastern Australia next week will produce a powerful low pressure system that is likely to bring severe weather to several states. A large pool of cold air that originated over waters near Antarctica will spread across southeastern Australia from this weekend into next week. This polar air mass will cause […]

Snow likely a long way north of the mountains

One thing we haven’t seen so far this winter in Australia – and which we barely saw through the whole of last winter – is snow in areas beyond the alpine regions of NSW, Victoria and Tasmania. But snow looks highly possible over a period of several days beginning early next week in places like: […]