By using the Free API for non-commercial use you agree to following terms:
Non-commercial use is defined as as elaborated by creative commons. To make it easier to understand, here are some examples that qualify as non-commercial use:
On the other hand, the following examples are considered commercial use:
If you plan to use our service for commercial purposes or require additional API calls, we kindly request you to consider subscribing to our API plans as explained in detail on the pricing page. Your subscription helps support the continuous development, maintenance, and support of Open-Meteo.
When using the paid API subscription, you agree to the following terms:
Account and Security:
Limitation of Liability:
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For troubleshooting purposes, we keep webserver log files that may contain sensitive information such as geographical coordinates. We do not share this data with any third party. All log files will be deleted after a period of 90 days.
When you sign up for our paid API service and make payments through Stripe, we may collect the following information:
When using the API service, we gather certain information, including IP addresses and URLs, to monitor the usage of the API. This usage data is associated with your subscription. However, after a period of 90 days, all individual log files will be removed, and only aggregated usage data will be retained, such as the number of API calls per day.
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We will retain your personal information for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this privacy notice, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
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We may update this privacy notice from time to time. The updated version will be posted on our website, and a detailed change history is available on GitHub.
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