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Windows 10 Weather PRO (UPDATED 21-AUG-2020)

By xxenium
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INFO 2-AUG-2020

Thanks to the new DecodeCodePoints option added in the Rainmeter 4.4 Beta r3400 version, the display of data in different languages ​​works properly again.

So, you MUST have the latest beta version of Rainmeter 4.4 Beta r3400 or later installed :


Weather data source: The Weather Channel Website

Available in 31 languages:

English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Czech, Danish, Finnish, Greek, Hungarian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Bulgarian, Portuguese, Romanian, Swedish,Turkish, Croatian, Slovak,  Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Thai, Tagalog, Bahasa Indonesia, Bahasa Melayu..


     All languages are original translations  from The Weather Channel Website ! 

                                             Do not switch quickly between languages !


     •  6-hour forecast.
     •  6-day forecast.
     •  Chance of precipitation (in %) for Today/Tonight.
     •  Moon phases.
     •  Two background variants: Blue/ Semi-transparent.
     •  Two types of weather icons.
     •  Two types of moon icons.
     •  Place the cursor over the weather forecast & moon icons for details.
     •  Click on "D/H" buttons to switch between daily forecast /hourly forecast.

Severe Weather Alerts  ( ibb.co/ScVVVwr )

     • Displays weather alerts for current location
     • Displays the alert level for each weather alert

           - level 4 (low-yellow)
           - level 3 (medium- light orange)
           - level 2 (high-orange)
           - level 1 (very high-red)

     • Place the cursor over the alert icon for details.
     • For more information click on the alert icon and on the webpage,click on the alert.

You can change the skin size.
Click on the silver triangle to open the Settings menu.

Now, you have the option to use the new location codes, used by The Weather Channel.
You can still use the old location codes (in AABB1234 format)

To change Fahrenheit with Celsius, in the Settings menu open the Languages submenu and choose EnglishWorld °C, EnglishGB °C (for UK) ,  or any other language you want.

                  ***** If you want to know and the air quality in your city try Windows 10 Air Quality *****

*For detailed weather information try  Windows 10 Weather Enterprise, the most advanced weather skin


• 21.08.2020 - The JSON source has changed again. Updated the skin
• 02.08.2020 - Fixed some errors in RegExp.
                         - Added DecodeCodePoints option (you need to have version 4.4 Beta r3400 or later installed) to properly display data in other languages.
• 30.07.2020 - The JSON source has changed again. Updated the skin - only the English versions work properly.
• 17.07.2020 - New design.
• 25.06.2020 - Fixed high temperature (when available) is not updating automatically.
• 15.06.2020 - Significant improvement of the skin code. Advantages:
                         - fast loading of weather data
                         - low data usage
• 08.06.2020 - IMPORTANT UPDATE : Changed the weather data source : the new TWC website
• 27.04.2020 - Updated weather icons.
• 07.04.2020 - Added "deluxe" variant for moon icons
                    - Fixed Full Moon icon not displayed
• 01.04.2020 - Fixed incorrect display First Quarter icon

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subzeer0's avatar

very nice thank you

xxenium's avatar

You're welcome.

msr659's avatar

can you update download link please?

xxenium's avatar

If you can't download try right-clicking on the download button and choose Open in new window

xxenium's avatar

Did you also type 0 in front of the dot when you entered the value for the size?

The value entered must be for example 0.58 not .58


👍😊 Yes it probably was that. makes sense. You may want to emphasize this in the settings. I had to shut down the computer forcibly. Anyway thanks for the skin

xxenium's avatar

Well ... when the user first opens the settings menu, he sees in the Size box what the entered value looks like (with 0 in front of the dot) and has to enter a similar value.

Anyway ... I'm glad the problem is solved and you like skin.

richvideo's avatar

Hello @xxenium,

This skin would be perfect if you could fit in "Feels Like" temperature

xxenium's avatar

What is your location?

Depending on the length of the location name, I could enter "feels like" after location.

xxenium's avatar

Right click on the skin and choose Edit skin.

Go to the =Meters= section and add after [MeterLocation]:

















Text=%1 %2°

Then save, close, refresh skin

richvideo's avatar

That worked, thanks so much

xxenium's avatar

You're very welcome.

cpittet's avatar

Hello @xxenium,

Thank you for your great job and the regular updates.

I have a problem with the display of accents. Do you have any idea to correct that?

Uft Ansi

Thank you.


xxenium's avatar

Download the latest update and install the latest beta version of Rainmeter (see INFO at the beginning of the skin description)

cpittet's avatar

I have the latest Rainmeter program and your latest update of skin...

xxenium's avatar

Are you sure you have the latest BETA version of Rainmeter installed?

It works well for me:



....and "Tres nuageux" is displayed correctly:


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yes, I'm sure. I know that the problem is not at all with your skin because I have two PCs and on one everything is showing very well (sorry). but I thought you would have more ideas than me since you know the lines of code much better than I do. I looked on the side of Segoe fonts and the encoding of .INI and .INC (ansi and utf-8) but I do not understand ...

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Try the following steps:

Delete the skin from Documents \ Rainmeter \ Skins.

Right click on the Rainmeter icon in the taskbar and choose Refresh all.

Restart the PC.

Download and install the skin again

cpittet's avatar

Hi Xxenium,

I checked again and indeed I didn't have the very latest Rainmeter beta, sorry.

Now it works fine. Thanks for taking time to help me. And sorry for the inconvenience.


xxenium's avatar

No problem.

I'm glad it worked out.

McOtto28's avatar

Thank you very much for the quick update! The skin works fine again 😁

xxenium's avatar

You're very welcome.

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