BOM Australia


The bom weather platform uses the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) as a source for current (half-hourly) meteorological data.

Configuration

To add the BOM weather platform to your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
weather:
  - platform: bom

Configuration Variables

name

(string)(Optional)The name you would like to give to the weather station.

station

(string)(Optional)The station ID string. See the sensor.bom docs for details on how to find the ID of a station.

Default value: The closest station

This platform is an alternative to the bom sensor. The weather platform is easier to configure but less customizable.