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Help: Weather Settings
Swipe right or left† or tap the
The weather display can be disabled if desired. Use the switch next to the
Enabling or disabling the weather display
Weather forecast location
However, you can also enter a City and State (or country) which was force
Setting an explicit City and State/Country for the weather forecast
Weather temperatures in ℉ or ℃
Opening system Settings to set temperature units
System Settings, Language & Region, Temperature Units
On iOS8 and iOS9,
Choosing celsius on iOS8 and iOS9
Weather and weather ICON credits
The weather symbols were created by the folks (Merlin the Red) at Deviant Art. Tapping the
Getting more frequent weather updates
However, if you would like to have the weather update every 10 minutes, that can be done by getting your own OpenWeatherMap api key and entering it in the weather settings. The procedure is straightforward and follows below.
- Open Weather Settings in
- Tap the
Obtain OpenWeatherMap api keybutton
- You should receive an Email from OpenWeatherMap asking you to verify your Email address. Tap the "Verify your email" button.
- A second Email arrive with your "API Key". It's a long string of numbers and letters.
- Enter this long string into the "Optional OpenWeatherMap api key" box in the
- Tap the
Getting a free OpenWeather api key for 10 minute weather updates
You may receive an error message from
If you create and OpenWeatherMap api key, that key is shared, via iCloud, to all of your devices running
†Swipe right or left works on devices running iOS 12 or earlier. On devices running iOS 13 or later, a swipe down will save and exit Weather Settings.