YahooWeather Binding

This binding uses the Yahoo Weather service for providing current weather information.

Note: The Yahoo Weather API is provided by Yahoo free of charge for personal, non-commercial uses, but it requires attribution and the acceptance of their terms of use. By using this binding, you confirm that you agree with this - please read the details on

Supported Things

There is exactly one supported thing, which represents the weather service. It has the id weather.

Thing Configuration

Besides the location (as location as a WOEID number), the second configuration parameter is refresh which defines the refresh interval in seconds.


The weather information that is retrieved is available as these channels:

Channel Type ID Item Type Description
temperature Number The current temperature in degrees Celsius
humidity Number The current humidity in %
pressure Number The current pressure in millibar (hPa)

Full Example


yahooweather:weather:berlin [ location=638242 ]


Number Temperature 	"Outside Temperature" { channel="yahooweather:weather:berlin:temperature" }


sitemap demo label="Main Menu"
	Frame {
		Text item=Temperature