Privacy

The usage of meteostat does not require the disclosure of personal data like E-Mail address or telephone number. Only the IP address is processed and logged by our servers upon each page request.

Personal Data Processing

Upon each page request meteostat processes and stores some data on its servers. Specifically:

This information is stored with the purpose of protecting our infrastructure and improving our products. For analyzing the usage of our platform we are using Google Analytics. Despite the usage of Google Analytics on our websites the IP addresses of meteostat users are not revealed to Google as we anonymize our user's IP addresses.

Usage of Cookies

meteostat uses cookies for customizing its application. Furthermore, cookies are used by third-party providers like Google Analytics and advertisers.

Third-party Providers

meteostat uses different third-party services for the provision of its products.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Further information can be found under http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html.

You can prevent Google Analytics from capturing your usage of this website by clicking this link which will set an Opt-out cookie: Disable Google Analytics

Google AdSense

This website uses Google AdSense, a Web-advertising-service of Google Inc., United States (“Google”). Google AdSense uses "cookies" (text files) that are stored on your computer and allows an analysis of the use of this website by you. Google AdSense also uses so-called "Web Beacons" (small invisible images) to gather information. Through the use of Web beacons simple actions such as the visitor traffic to the website can be recorded and collected. The information generated by the cookie and/or Web Beacon is information about your use of this site, including your IP address and will be transferred to a Google server in the U.S. and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the site in order to show and compile reports on website activity and ads for website operators and providing other services with website and internet related services. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where this is required by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can avoid storing cookies on your hard drive and the display of Web Beacons by changing your browser settings. By using this site you agree to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described, and agree to the aforementioned purpose.