Astero WordPress Weather Plugin

Advanced Features

  • OpenWeatherMap API Weather Forecast with Ajax (1000 free calls per day)
  • Default Location or Html5 Geolocation with GeoIP Fallback
  • Search by City or Latitude and Longitude directly with Shortcode
  • Local Cache for 1 Hour
  • IP Detection Only avoiding user Geolocation prompt with free Maxmind GeoIP Database
  • Fully Responsive Layout
  • CSS3 Animations and Transitions for Better Mobile Performance
  • Supports Multiple Weather Displays on the Same Page
  • Responsive Elements: Full Forecast Layout Displays Content According to Element Size
  • Optional User Search Function by city name or zip code with a choice of units
  • Supports WordPress Multisite!
  • Supports Http or Https Sites
  • OpenWeatherMap Languages Support (45): Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, English, Basque, Persian (Farsi), Finnish, French, Galician, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Norwegian, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Português Brasil, Romanian, Russian, Swedish, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Serbian, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Zulu.

3 Background Styles

  • Html5 Video (.mp4, .webm, .ogg) – or – YouTube Background
  • Original – or – Custom Image Backgrounds for 7 Weather Conditions
  • Clean Minimal Background For Flat UI Design

2 Layout Modes

  • Simple Layout with Fullscreen Overlay
  • Full Forecast Layout

Easily Customisable

  • 900+ Google Fonts
  • Unlimited Background and Font Colors
  • Set Overall Font Size and/or Temperature Font Size
  • Customize Border Style
  • Optional Rounded Corners
  • Choose to Display °C | °F as Temperature Units or Simply °

Detailed Weather Info

  • Full Screen Weather Forecast with Humidity, Wind, Cloudiness, Sunrise and Sunset Data
  • 7-Day Weather Forecast with Temperature, Humidity and Cloudiness Information
  • Choice of °C or °F
  • Fully Translatable and includes all .mo and .po files

How to Install Plugin

  • Upload plugin and activate.
  • Go to Settings > Astero Weather, and enter OpenWeatherMap key (required).
  • Optionally enter Google Map API Key. This is required if you use the weather search function, or use city parameter in shortcode.
  • Create a new weather by going to Dashboard > Astero Weather > Add New Weather.
  • Insert weather into your site through shortcode or widget.

How to Use Shortcode

  • You must at least have created a weather display under Dashboard > Astero Weather > Add New Weather
  • You can add the shortcode anywhere on your site. Example: [astero id='1234']
  • Use a dynamic location with shortcode by providing latitude and longitude.Example: [astero id='1234' lat='40.712776' lon='-74.005974']
  • Use a dynamic location with shortcode by providing city and country code (requires Google Map API Key). Example: [astero id='1234' city='New York, US']

FAQ

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