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Simple Weather Card

A minimalistic weather card for Home Assistant Lovelace UI, inspired by Google Material Design.

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Install

This card is available in HACS (Home Assistant Community Store)

Manual install

  1. Download and copy simple-weather-card-bundle.js from the latest release into your config/www directory.

  2. Add a reference to simple-weather-card-bundle.js inside your ui-lovelace.yaml or through the raw config editor interface.

    resources:
      - url: /local/simple-weather-card-bundle.js?v=0.8.2
        type: module

CLI install

  1. Move into your config/www directory

  2. Download simple-weather-card-bundle.js

    $ wget https://github.com/kalkih/simple-weather-card/releases/download/v0.8.2/simple-weather-card-bundle.js
  3. Add a reference to simple-weather-card-bundle.js inside your ui-lovelace.yaml or through the raw config editor gui.

    resources:
      - url: /local/simple-weather-card-bundle.js?v=0.8.2
        type: module

Updating

  1. Find your simple-weather-card-bundle.js file in config/www or wherever you ended up storing it.

  2. Replace the local file with the one found in the latest release.

  3. Add the new version number to the end of the card reference url in your ui-lovelace.yaml. This will prevent the browser from loading the old version from cache.

    resources:
      - url: /local/simple-weather-card-bundle.js?v=0.8.2
        type: module

Using the card

Options

Card options

Name Type Default Since Description
type string required v0.1.0 custom:simple-weather-card
entity string required v0.1.0 The entity_id from an entity within the weather domain.
name string optional v0.1.0 Set a custom name.
primary_info array/string extrema v0.7.0 Primary card information, one or more weather attributes
secondary_info array/string precipitation v0.2.0 Secondary card information, one or more weather attributes
backdrop boolean/object false v0.1.0 Colored background, accepts true/false or a Backdrop object.
custom array optional v0.4.0 Override weather information with custom sensors, see Custom option.
tap_action action object optional v0.5.0 Action on click/tap.

Weather attributes

Name Description
extrema Forecast high and low temperature
precipitation Forecast precipitation
precipitation_probability Probability of precipitation
humidity Current humidity
wind_speed Current wind speed
wind_bearing Current wind direction
pressure Current air pressure

Backdrop object options

See Backdrop example for example usage.

Name Type Default Description
fade boolean false Faded background.
day string '#45aaf2' Background color (Day).
night string '#a55eea' Background color (Night).
text string 'var(--text-dark-color)' Text color.

Custom option array

See Custom example for example usage. Possible entries are: temp, high, low, state, precipitation, humidity, icon-state, wind_speed, wind_bearing, pressure & precipitation_probability.

custom:
  - temp: sensor.home_temp
  - high: sensor.home_high_temp
  - low: sensor.home_low_temp

Action object options

Name Type Default Options Description
action string more-info more-info, navigate, call-service, none Action to perform
service string none Any service Service to call (e.g. media_player.toggle) when action is defined as call-service
service_data object none Any service data Service data to include with the service call (e.g. entity_id: media_player.office)
navigation_path string none Any path Path to navigate to (e.g. /lovelace/0/) when action is defined as navigate
entity string none Any entity id Override default entity of more-info, when action is defined as more-info

Example usage

Standard card

Standard card example

- type: custom:simple-weather-card
  entity: weather.smhi
  name: in current location

Backdrop example

Backdrop example

- type: custom:simple-weather-card
  entity: weather.smhi
  name: " "
  backdrop: true

Custom backdrop example

Custom backdrop example

- type: custom:simple-weather-card
  entity: weather.smhi
  name: at home
  backdrop:
    day: "var(--primary-color)"
    night: "#40445a"

Customize weather information example

Customize weather information example

- type: custom:simple-weather-card
  entity: weather.smhi
  primary_info:
    - wind_bearing
    - humidity
  secondary_info:
    - precipitation
    - precipitation_probability

Custom sensors example

- type: custom:simple-weather-card
  entity: weather.smhi
  custom:
    - temp: sensor.home_temp
    - high: sensor.home_high_temp
    - low: sensor.home_low_temp

Problems?

Make sure you have javascript_version: latest set in your configuration.yaml under frontend:.

Make sure you got the latest version of simple-weather-card-bundle.js.

If you have issues after updating the card, try clearing the browser cache manually.

If you are getting "Custom element doesn't exist: simple-weather-card", or are running an older browser try replacing type: module with type: js in the resource reference in ui-lovelace.yaml or in the raw config editor.

License

This project is under the MIT license.