Sets your Adium status to a unicode sparkline of the forecasted temperature for the next 24 hours.
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Weather Sparklines for Adium

This is an Adium Xtra script that uses the API to draw a sparkline of the forecasted temperature for the next 24 hours.


Assuming you already have Adium, download the Weather Sparklines.AdiumScript. (Since it’s actually a directory, you’re probably best off downloading the .zip from Github.)

Before you can use it, you need to get an API key from Once you have that, double-click Weather Sparklines.AdiumScript to install it.

Next, get your latitude and longitude. There’s a Google Maps Labs tool to do this.

Finally, set your status message to /wxtemp{LAT LON YOURAPIKEY}. Note the spaces between the latitude, longitude, and API key.

I deliberately made the sparkline only 8 characters long instead of the 9 that will properly show up in the Gmail web interface so you can add commentary without having the ellipsis cut off the graph.


This probably isn’t really robust enough for a public release, so I’m just throwing it out here.


Weather data from

Python wrapper for the API from Github user ZeevG.