bom weather platform uses the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) as a source for current (half-hourly) meteorological data.
To add the BOM weather platform to your installation, add the following to your
weather: - platform: bom
- name (Optional): The name you would like to give to the weather station.
- station (Optional): The station ID string; defaults to the closest station. See the
sensor.bomdocs for details on how to find the ID of a station.
This platform is an alternative to the
The weather platform is easier to configure but less customisable.