The Weather Forecasting

screenshot of The Weather Forecasting
react
material-ui

The Weather Forecasting

A simple, beautiful, and responsive weather application. It provides current and 6-days weather foreacast using OpenWeather API.

Overview:

The Weather Forecasting is an application that allows users to search for weather information by city name for the next 5-6 days at a 3-hour interval. Developed using React.js and material-UI, users can experience a clean interface while accessing weather updates. To get started, users need to have Node.js and npm installed on their systems, along with an API key from OpenWeatherMap. The back-end code is stored in api/OpenWeatherService.js, and users can customize the app with further enhancements like styled components, TypeScript conversion, unit testing, and more.

Features:

  • City-Based Weather Search: Users can search for weather forecasts based on city names.
  • 5-6 Day Forecast: Provides weather updates for the next 5-6 days.
  • 3-Hour Intervals: Weather information is available at a 3-hour interval.
  • React.js and material-UI: Developed using these technologies for a sleek user interface.
  • Customization Options: Users can customize the app by integrating features like GeolocationAPI, Celcius/Fahrenheit conversion, dark/light mode, etc.

Installation:

To install the theme for The Weather Forecasting app, follow these steps:

  1. Clone the repository.
  2. Install the required packages using the command:
npm install
  1. Obtain an API key from OpenWeatherMap and replace the placeholder WEATHER_API_KEY with the actual API key in api/OpenWeatherService.js under the src directory.

Summary:

The Weather Forecasting application is a user-friendly platform for checking weather forecasts by city names at 3-hour intervals for the next 5-6 days. Developed using React.js and material-UI, the application provides a visually appealing interface. Users can enhance the app by customizing it with additional features like GeolocationAPI, Celcius/Fahrenheit conversion, and dark/light mode. With clarity in design and detailed weather information, The Weather Forecasting app stands out as an efficient tool for weather updates.

react
React

React is a widely used JavaScript library for building user interfaces and single-page applications. It follows a component-based architecture and uses a virtual DOM to efficiently update and render UI components

material-ui
Material UI

material-ui adds classes to Tailwind CSS for all common UI components. Classes like btn, card, etc. This allows us to focus on important things instead of making basic elements for every project.