Worldwide wind and weather forecasts
Never miss a windy day
Most visited spots in United States
Windfinder offers wind forecasts and weather forecasts for over 160,000 places ("Spots") worldwide that are of relevance to kitesurfers, windsurfers, surfers, sailors and paragliders. Most of these places are sites where such sports are carried out, as well as marinas, or takeoff or landing sites.
More wind and weather tools from Windfinder
Units and conversion
For convenient conversions between wind speed units such as knots, km/h (kilometers per hour), m/s (meters per second), and mph (miles per hour), you can use our wind speed calculator.
You can embed the Windfinder wind and weather forecasts, wind reports and wind statistics into your website for free. All options are configurable so that they will fit into your website's design.
Windfinder has a huge weather data archive of wind and weather observations from weather stations worldwide. Data availability depends on the weather station, for some stations recorded data is available since 1999.
B2B weather data services
Both weather and wind forecast as well as real time weather reports are available as Windfinder API endpoints. Flexible and suitable for any application: apps, websites, displays, terminals and all other areas where weather data can add value.
Find wind Everywhere you go
Our apps: always take the weather with you!
Keep an eye on wind and weather forecasts and measurements when you are on the road – you can instantly stay informed using our iOS and Android apps. Offering customizable favorites, widgets and optimized data transmission, our apps are what you need for a perfect day out windsurfing, sailing, kitesurfing or paragliding.
Behind the data: our weather forecasts in detail
This is our basic, tried and true global forecast. Based on NOAAs GFS weather forecast model, it’s used all over the world for commercial and recreational purposes alike.
A significantly higher horizontal resolution and a better topographical resolution provide superior forecasts for complex terrain. Our Superforecast is available for selected regions across the world.
Our wave forecasts are a blend of regional and global models to achieve the best balance between coverage and regional precision.
We are providing tide information and times for a variety of tide station at coasts around the world.