Geo::METAR is a Perl module for parsing METAR data (aviation weather reports). You can retrieve weather data from airports around the world. and get the current temperature, cloud coverage, and so on. Included in the distribution is a sample Perl script that uses LWP to fetch current data from the airport of your choice and spits out the current temperature.
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Release Notes: The METAR parser has been changed to a finite state machine. Several other bugs have been fixed, mostly dealing with METARs from outside the U.S.
Release Notes: Lots of bugfixes, and additional parsing of remarks and cloud/weather data.
Release Notes: Several documentation corrections and fixes for the included example scripts; the core module is unchanged (though a few enhancements will be made in the next release).
Release Notes: Minor bug fixes and the inclusion of a more useful example script.