Weather Knowledgebase


This extension is built for Joomla! 3. Please see their minimum technical requirements.


Once you have downloaded the Qlue Weather package, you can then install this on your site. To begin, login to the administrator section of your website ( and go to the Joomla installer (Extensions -> Manage -> Install).

joomla admin install menu

On the Joomla! install page, drag & drop or browse for the Qlue Weather package file. When the package has finished uploading, you will see a successful install message. If there are any errors installing, please take a look at our FAQs or contact us.


You can download the latest version of our Weather extension from the Weather Extension page. You can install this extention over the top of existing Weather installations to apply the update.


To uninstall the Qlue  Weatherextension, go to Extensions -> Manage -> Manage. Search for the Qlue  Weather extension and uninstall the "Qlue  Weather- Module". 

Get Weather Pro

  • Future and historical weather
  • Front end unit selection
  • UV and visibility data
  • Feels like temperature
  • Slider customisation

Download Weather

  • Multiple display types
  • Fully customisable style
  • Everything toggleable
  • Weather from anywhere

Using the Weather Module

Getting Started

Once Qlue Weather is installed you can find the module in Extensions->modules, then search for Weather. One you have the module settings open, the first step is to get an API key for openweatherapi. Navigate to and press the "Get API Key" button, under free. You will then be able to sign up. Once you have signed up and logged in navigate to copy the key, then paste it in the module, in the API Key field.

The next step is to enter a location. Type in the name of the city or town in the city field, and then select the country from the drop-down. If an invalid location is entered there will be a red warning on the website where the module should be displayed.

In order for the module to display you should make sure the a Position has been selected on the right hand side, the module has been set to published, also on the right hand side, and you have selected pages in the Menu Assignment tab.