U sers should note that during its pilot phase, the EUMETView service is provided on a best efforts basis, intended for evaluation purposes only. As such, it should not be relied upon for operational data delivery. We welcome receiving your feedback via our User Service Helpdesk.

Welcome to the EUMETView knowledge base

Welcome to the EUMETView knowledge base

Here you will find information on what EUMETView is and what capabilities it offers. You will also find instructions on how to access the service, and how best to use it. Troubleshooting and “how to” articles will help you to deal with common problems, along with suggestions on where to go for further help, should you need it.

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What is EUMETView?


EUMETView is an Online Map Service (OMS) that provides data visualisation through a customisable web user interface (WebUI) and an enhanced set of Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) standard application programming interfaces (APIs).

The EUMETView WebUI allows you to personalise your data viewing, and to save your settings for future use. Data can be viewed as either point-based information, and as time series. Maps, and their corresponding geo-referenced products, can be animated and downloaded. These may be saved in either ‘Event mode’, tying the view to a specific point in time for later recall, or ‘Live mode’, where the latest updated version of the map will be recalled when requested.

The OGC APIs allow users to integrate EUMETView in to other applications using the available web map Web Map Service (WMS), Web Coverage Service (WCS) and Web Feature Service (WFS). The availability of a given API depends on the product selected from the catalogue.

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