Weather symbols

Key to weather symbols in FMI web service.

Weather symbol by day

by night

definition
clear
partly cloudy
cloudy
    light rain showers
    rain showers
    heavy rain showers
    light rain
    rain
    heavy rain
    light snow showers
    snow showers
    heavy snow showers
    light snowfall
    snowfall
    heavy snowfall
    thundershowers
    strong thundershowers
    thunder
    heavy thunder
    light sleet showers
    sleet showers
    heavy sleet showers
    light sleet
    sleet
    heavy sleet

 

Only in observation map

  showers of hail
mostly cloudy

drizzle

fog
freezing drizzle
freezing rain
fairly clear

17.2.2011

Feels like

If the 'feels like' temperature is at least 2 degrees warmer than the forecast temperature, the figure will be orange.

If the 'feels like' temperature is at least 5 degrees colder than the forecast temperature, the figure will be blue.

Wind direction

The point of the arrow shows the direction in which the wind is headed. For example, the arrow depicting a southerly wind points north.