A curated list of awesome JSON datasets that don't require authentication.
Link of the month: Foreign Exchange Rates
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- GitHub API
- Historical Events
- Nobel Prize
- TV Shows
- Open Source Licenses
- More Awesome Lists
Pro Tip: Check out Cryptocurrency Market Capitalizations for more cryptocurrency prices.
- Global Temperature Anomaly) (1880-2015 vs. 1901-2000 Average)
- US Annual Average Temperature and Anomaly) (1880-2015 (vs. 1901-2000 Average)
- Contiguous US Annual Precipitation (1895-2015)
- Drought Severity Index (Palmer for the Contiguous US, 1895-2016)
- BattleField 4 Online Players
- Magic: The Gathering
Protip: https://mtgjson.com lists many more Magic: The Gathering card data sets, as well as zipped versions of all sets.
- United States Politicians
- Department of Justice
- Scottish Parliament
Pro Tip: you can do a lot more at http://parliamentdata.ca/
- EU Lobbying Transparency Register
- Government of India
Pro Tip: You can change
end_datein URL to get events in a specific interval. More options here.
- cache (
Pro Tip: you can do a lot more at http://httpbin.org.
- ISS Current Location
- How Many People Are In Space Right Now
- Earth Meteorite Landings
- Near-Earth Asteroids and Comets (Discovered By NEOWISE)
Open Source Licenses
- OSI Approved
- Special Purpose
Become an OSI member here
- Total Population Today
Pro Tip: List of all Countries tracked
United States Population Table (Ages 0-100)
Historical Population (Since 1960)
Pro Tip: Link to country list Here
Pro Tip: you can append
.jsonto any subreddit url.
- Global Airfields
- Monthly Airline Delays by Airport, 2003-2016
- FAA Airport Status
Heads up: Only works for US airports only, not international.
- Mr. Robot (USA)
- Better Call Saul (AMC)
- Homeland (Showtime)
- Silicon Valley (HBO)
- The Walking Dead (AMC)
- South Park (Comedy Central)
- Game of Thrones (HBO)
- House of Cards (Netflix)
- The Big Bang Theory (CBS)
- Narcos (Netflix)
- Black Mirror (Netflix)
- Stranger Things (Netflix)
- Rick and Morty (Adult Swim)
- Westworld (HBO)
Pro Tip: replace the field-value for a show not listed e.g.
shows?q=show-name. More options here
- American movies scraped from Wikipedia
Pro Tip: generate URLs for any location at Yahoo Weather API
More Awesome Lists
- Awesome (The OG List)
- Help Wanted (Open Source projects looking for Help)
- JSON (Libraries and Resources)
- WPO (Web Performance Optimization)
- Shell (CLI Frameworks, Toolkits and Guides)
- Public APIs (JSON APIs for use in web dev, some of which require authentication)
- Public Datasets (Datasets beyond just JSON)
- Style Guides (Programming Languages, Platforms, Frameworks)
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