Météo-France Sensor


The meteo_france platform uses the Météo-France web service as a source for meteorological data for your location. The location is based on the postal_code configured in your configuration.yaml file.

Configuration

To add Météo-France to your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
sensor:
  - platform: meteo_france
    postal_code: '76000'
    monitored_conditions:
      - temperature
      - weather
      - wind_speed
      - uv
      - next_rain
      - freeze_chance
      - rain_chance
      - snow_chance
      - thunder_chance

Configuration Variables

postal_code

(string)(Required)Postal code of the city.

monitored_conditions

(list)(Required)The conditions types to monitor.

temperature

The current temperature.

weather

A human-readable text summary of the current conditions.

wind_speed

The wind speed.

uv

The current UV index.

next_rain

Time to the next rain if happening for the next hour. (see note below)

freeze_chance

Probability of temperature below 0°C for the day.

rain_chance

Probability of rain for the day.

snow_chance

Probability of snow for the day.

thunder_chance

Probability of thunderstorm for the day.

About next_rain condition sensor

The 1 hour rain forecast is supported for more than 75% of metropolitan France.
You can check if your city is covered on the Météo-France website

The next_rain sensor value is the time to next rain, from 0 to 55min. If no rain is forecasted for the next hour, value will be “No rain”.

Attributes also give the forecast for the next hour in 5min intervals. Possible value for each intervals attributes are :

  • 1 No rain
  • 2 Light rain
  • 3 Moderate rain
  • 4 Heavy rain