Showing weather on Social and News site is good and helpful for users but finding good and attractive plugin is difficult, so here I will show you some of best free WordPresss plugins for showing weather on your site. These weather plugins are amazing and I want to use them all of my sites. Have a look.
1. WeatherSlider WP
This is one of best premium WordPress plugin having very attractive weather page and shortcode widget, I love this plugin and I have recently used it on my WordPress site. WeatherSlider WP is a gorgeous weather widget that you can easily add to your WordPress site. It supports multiple units of measurement, time and date formats, geo-location and custom location search for your visitors. It’s device friendly by supporting responsive mode, touch gestures on mobile devices, and CSS3 transitions for optimal performance. It has a beautiful and easy-to-use admin interface with localization and WP Multi-site support. It has tons of options to entirely customize the appearance and behavior of your weather widgets to the smallest detail.
Features of WeatherSlider WordPress Plugin
- 48 different weather types with a powerful weather API
- Showing current weather and 3 day weather forecast (mouse over the weather info box)
- Beautiful CSS3 animations with jQuery fallback
- Responsive size from 240×200 to 1300×600 pixels (content, images and font size also auto resizing)
- Multiple (unlimited) locations in one slider
- Stunning admin user interface with visual editor to add locations
- Multiple (unlimited) sliders on your site with unique settings!
- Custom Location Search Bar (users can type their custom location)
- Auto-Slideshow and Auto-Refresh features (optional)
- Updated, reliable geolocation feature
- 12 or 24-hour time format
- Touch Control for mobile devices
- Keyboard navigation (optional)
- Multi-language support (works with the famous qTranslate plugin)
- Supports all major browsers (but for using the WeatherSlider WP admin page we recommend Chrome, Safari or Firefox)
- Very Detailed documentation
- Layered graphic elements included in PSD format
- Free support and future updates with auto-update feature
2. Weather Widget One
Weather Widget One is a simple plugin for displaying weather conditions and forecast for places across the world. Its beautifully designed with minimal layout.
– Can be displayed as widget or directly through shortcode
– Change any font by using Google Fonts (Over 600 Fonts)
– Color Customizable (Including the Weather Icons and Buttons)
– Auto Detect user location through HTML5 Geolocation, IP Address or mixed mode
– Search location weather by US Zipcode, UK Postcode, Canada Postalcode, IP address, Latitude/Longitude (decimal degree) and city name
– jQuery, AJAX, cURL, JSON, Cache
– Responsive Wrapper (minimum recommended width ~200 pixels)
– Comes with en_US .po file for translation
3. Full-screen Weather Background Video
Fullscreen Weather Background is a WordPress plugin designed in matters of functionality, usability and stylish design. With this plugin, you can easily turn your static WordPress template into the great looking multimedia website. You can select between dozens of transparent patterns to cover your video background in order to fit every web site template.
- Integrated Yahoo weather API (no API key required)
- Automatic location detection (in favor of user personalization)
- Fixed weather module
- 40+ different multimedia footage of weather types
- 50 Unique transparent patterns
- Cross-browser compatibility – works perfect with all modern browsers
- Optimized to support mobile devices
- Amazing performance optimization
- Only 15 MB of video storage required*
- Select between 3 NEW Overlay options
- Location selector menu (custom locations)
- Custom page/post controls – turn on/off modules, change location
- Rebuilt Admin CP with over 30 Options
Do you know any other good weather plugin?, let me know in comment section.
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