Kaleidoscoop KWeather is an easy to use weather module based on the Wunderground weather service. It allows you to include the weather and forecast of any place in the world into your website.

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KWeather is provided with beautiful icon sets in different styles. Choose the icon set of your preference or add your own. Thirty icon sets are already packaged for you, ready to use.

KWeather v2.4 fixes an issue with Joomla v2 support; fixes the time for determining whether the sun of the moon is in the icons; upgrades to the new WU logo's.
KWeather v2.3 allows for multiple instances with the same title on the same page (Joomla v3 only).
KWeather v2.2 re-introduces Joomla v2 support.
KWeather v2.0 uses Ajax to speed up your page loading; removes Joomla v2 support.

Good enough for now

Posted on 27 April 2015

Map seems bugged (Chrome Win8.1) and it could really use a better way to lookup proper city names.

Ease of use

Easy enough once you figure out your API key

I used this to: Unable to change temperature to read F instead of C and cannot set windspeed to use mph instead of Kph
Owner's reply: Dear Josh,

Kweather supports metric as well as imperial units. Please note, that kweather is caching always the data it receives from Wunderground, independent from your websites cache configuration. Thus, after changing the units you have to flush the cache (or wait 15 minutes) before the changes take into effect.

Regards, Paul

Great Extension

Posted on 08 October 2013

Simple an easy to work with this extension - NICE WORK!

Real location can be set

Posted on 06 August 2013

This module is the first extension I found, that has the parameters for an exact loaction.

That's possible by coordinates or a real city-name.

It would be fine if the Wunderground-logo could be switched of or placed below the weatherinfo.

The module can autoselect the site-language, so the visitor can view the weatherinfo for his own langauge.

Thanks Paul. Great job.

Simple and easy

Posted on 12 February 2013

After changing and adding some comments in the german module, it works pretty good and i'm glad. Thanks for such a easy to use Weather Extension :-)

Very useful module

Posted on 07 January 2013

The first time, I installed the module, it did not work. After some research, I realized the need to enabled cURL in php.ini.

Now it works very well. You can also configuring the layout by adjusting the css file in our template.

Wonderful weather

Posted on 21 December 2012

I have been searching for ages to find a good weather module that is fairly simple to configure, looks good, and of course displays the weather accurately. This one certainly does the job and very well.

I initially had a small styling issue due to a clash with my template, but with a small tweak to the css file the problem was solved.

The module is same as GK4 of gavick, but with possibilities of having module in multilingual

Good module!

Posted on 19 December 2012

I have installed this module on my website and it seems it works fine! A good alternative to GK4weather.


Paul van Haren
Last updated:
Apr 22 2016
Date added:
Nov 19 2014
GPLv2 or later
Free download
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