Get the latest recorded temperature for a location
Function will return the latest avialable temperature at a specified location.
is a valid Weather Station ID (example: "BUF", "ORD", "VABB" for Mumbai). Valid Weather Station "id" values:
"IMOSCOWO2"You can look these up at wunderground.com. You can get station_id's for a given location by calling
A wrapper for
getDetailedWeather(), it returns the last
record in the web page. Uses
Sys.Date() to get current time. This function
returns temperature in Farenheit or Celcius depending on the caller's location.
A one row data frame containing:
Date and Time stamp (for when the latest temperature reading was recorded)
Temperature for the station in Farenheit (or Celcius)
For a list of valid Weather Stations, try this format http://www.wunderground.com/weatherstation/ListStations.asp?selectedCountry=United+States and replace with your country of interest