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:
- IP address
- Browser and browser version
- Operating System
- Referrer URL
- Date and time of the request
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 different third-party services for the provision of its products.
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
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.