UV Index Real-Time and Forecasted API

UV Index Real-Time and Forecasted API

This API will retrieve the UV (Ultra Violet) index for any location in the world you want in real-time and also forecasted.

About the API:

The ultraviolet index, or UV index, is an international standard measurement of the strength of the sunburn-producing ultraviolet (UV) radiation at a particular place and time. 

The UV index is designed as an open-ended linear scale, directly proportional to the intensity of UV radiation that causes human skin to sunburn

This API will provide you with the UV index for the locations of your preference. 

 

What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

Just pass the latitude and longitude of the location you want to know the UV index, and receive the current index, the maximum UV index and what it would be in UTC time, and sun info, such as rise, sunset, dawn, night, and sun position. 

 

What are the most common uses cases of this API?

 

This API is ideal for those who need to create an app that will provide their users with information about the UV index of the place to where they will be traveling, and provide recommendations based on the user's skin type. 

Create alarms for your users to remember them to put sunblock or sunscreens based on the current UV index and more. 

 

Are there any limitations to your plans?

Besides the number of API calls per month, there are no other limitations. 

API Documentation

Endpoints


Just pass the latitude and longitude from where you want to get the UV index in real time.

All times are expressed in UTC. 

 



                                                                            
GET https://zylalabs.com/api/553/uv+index+real-time+and+forecasted+api/388/uv+index+real-time
                                                                            
                                                                        

UV Index Real-Time - Endpoint Features
Object Description
lat [Required] Latitude.
lng [Required] Longitude.
Test Endpoint

API EXAMPLE RESPONSE

       
                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {"result":{"uv":8.8844,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T18:18:18.886Z","uv_max":9.3573,"uv_max_time":"2022-10-12T17:35:56.449Z","ozone":285.7,"ozone_time":"2022-06-02T12:05:13.749Z","safe_exposure_time":{"st1":19,"st2":23,"st3":30,"st4":38,"st5":60,"st6":113},"sun_info":{"sun_times":{"solarNoon":"2022-10-12T17:35:56.449Z","nadir":"2022-10-12T05:35:56.449Z","sunrise":"2022-10-12T11:43:37.526Z","sunset":"2022-10-12T23:28:15.371Z","sunriseEnd":"2022-10-12T11:45:55.477Z","sunsetStart":"2022-10-12T23:25:57.421Z","dawn":"2022-10-12T11:21:23.292Z","dusk":"2022-10-12T23:50:29.605Z","nauticalDawn":"2022-10-12T10:55:39.424Z","nauticalDusk":"2022-10-13T00:16:13.473Z","nightEnd":"2022-10-12T10:29:59.183Z","night":"2022-10-13T00:41:53.714Z","goldenHourEnd":"2022-10-12T12:13:11.709Z","goldenHour":"2022-10-12T22:58:41.188Z"},"sun_position":{"azimuth":0.37898939830176526,"altitude":1.0469926114702273}}}}
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

UV Index Real-Time - CODE SNIPPETS


curl --location --request GET 'https://zylalabs.com/api/553/uv+index+real-time+and+forecasted+api/388/uv+index+real-time?lat=20.64&lng=-87.08' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 

    

Get hourly UV Index Forecast by location.



                                                                            
GET https://zylalabs.com/api/553/uv+index+real-time+and+forecasted+api/389/uv+index+forecasted+hourly
                                                                            
                                                                        

UV Index Forecasted Hourly - Endpoint Features
Object Description
lat [Required] Latitude.
lng [Required] Longitude.
Test Endpoint

API EXAMPLE RESPONSE

       
                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {"result":[{"uv":0,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T11:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":-1.4381127929163937,"altitude":-0.011591245921121297}},{"uv":0.4025,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T12:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":-1.3399770748085613,"altitude":0.229166452022905}},{"uv":1.6702,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T13:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":-1.2212709579761107,"altitude":0.46378101422792745}},{"uv":4.0448,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T14:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":-1.0615387814752695,"altitude":0.6865806125726018}},{"uv":6.6608,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T15:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":-0.8232711365480813,"altitude":0.885345674223837}},{"uv":8.8844,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T16:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":-0.446766237000798,"altitude":1.032303283371161}},{"uv":9.3573,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T17:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":0.0766034084526181,"altitude":1.0783727177317428}},{"uv":8.4014,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T18:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":0.5683392266808724,"altitude":0.9985844733953702}},{"uv":5.9162,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T19:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":0.8994704760397326,"altitude":0.832754241611713}},{"uv":3.2096,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T20:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":1.1101281721242626,"altitude":0.6252661169707424}},{"uv":1.1571,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T21:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":1.255190616849617,"altitude":0.3982547637099161}},{"uv":0.2113,"uv_time":"2022-10-12T22:43:37.190Z","sun_position":{"azimuth":1.3661412690128316,"altitude":0.16143959036573388}}]}
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

UV Index Forecasted Hourly - CODE SNIPPETS


curl --location --request GET 'https://zylalabs.com/api/553/uv+index+real-time+and+forecasted+api/389/uv+index+forecasted+hourly?lat=20.702179325130942&lng=-87.07169921875001' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 

    

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Headers

Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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