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How to register a personal weather stations

Giuseppe Dec 05, 2017 02:04AM MSK

I am trying to register a station following the instructions on, but I always get a null response.
With my free acount it is posible to register a weather station?

I use this post command:{MYAPPKEY}&external_id=Codogno01&name=Codogno01&latitude=45.16&longitude=9.70&altitude=56

Many thanks

Up 0 rated Down Dec 11, 2017 08:46PM MSK OpenWeatherMap Agent


Thank you for using our services.

Sorry for the delay in our reply.

Yes, it is possible to register a weather station with your free account.

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Up 0 rated Down Dec 11, 2017 09:11PM MSK OpenWeatherMap Agent

You need to pass parameters in the request itself, and not in the address bar.
To do this, you can use some plug-in for the browser, for example, Postman

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Giuseppe Dec 13, 2017 01:17AM MSK
I try with Postman, but the program compile a post string in this mode:{MYIDKEY}f&external_id=ICODOGNO7&name=Codogno&latitude=45.164&longitude=9.703&altitude=55

Send the request but the our system return this error:
"code": 415001,
"message": "unsupported media type"

Where is the problem?
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Maxim Gushcho Dec 18, 2017 01:32PM MSK OpenWeatherMap Agent


The most easiest way is to use this application:

It says what is incorrect in your request.

Try this one with the correct syntax of API call.


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