Converse AI

What is Dark Sky

Darksky (formally known as Forecast IO) is a an API to retrieve details on weather for any particular location.

How it Works

By passing in a latitude and longitude string, Darksky will return the JSON object for the Weather at that particular location, including:

Every Hour for the next 24 hours
Every Day for the next 7 Days

Getting Started

You'll need an existing Darksky account to integrate with, if you don't have one, you can signup here TBC.

Once you have your account, from the main Converse Dashboard, go into 'Plugins' and search for 'Darksky', and select it.

You will need to then enter your API Key.

Available Modules

Dark Sky

This module allows you to retrieve the JSON object of the weather forecast for a particular location.

It requires the lat/long of the location as a string in the '123.0, 123.0' format.

To see an example of Dark Sky being used please see our weatherbot tutorial.