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To get the most out of Google Home, choose your language in the dropdown at the bottom of the page. Need help? Speak to a Google Home support specialist: U.S.: 1-855-971-9121,  U.K.: 0800 026 1217, Canada: 844-701-7229.

Get weather & forecast information

With Google Home, you can listen to the current weather and upcoming forecast for your location using only your voice.

Step 1: Manage your weather settings

You must set the following location and weather preferences in the Google Home app to hear relevant weather information:

  1. Set your Google Home device address.
  2. Set your preferred weather unit.

Step 2: Ask for weather information 

Here are some ways to talk with your Google Assistant on Google Home about weather and forecasts.

To do this: Say "Ok Google" or "Hey Google," then...
Ask for current weather “What’s the weather?”
Note: This command will provide weather information for your Google Home device address
Ask for weather forecast for:
  • tomorrow
  • specific day
  • weekend
  • week
  • next xx days (choose between 1-10 days)

“What’s the weather tomorrow, specific day, weekend, for the next 4 days etc?”

“What will the weather be like between one day of the week and another day of the week?”

Note: This command will provide weather information for your Google Home device address

Ask specific questions about weather / forecast

“Is it going to rain tomorrow?”

“Is it sunny today?”

“Should I carry an umbrella?”

Note: This command will provide weather information for your Google Home device address

Ask specific question about  in a certain location for:

  • tomorrow
  • specific day
  • weekend
  • week
  • next xx days (choose between 1-10 days)

“Will it rain tomorrow in London?”

"What's the weather this weekend in Mountain View?"

Ask for general weather in a certain location “What’s the weather in London?”
Specify unit “What’s the weather in Celsius?”
 

Important: Be specific with your query to hear the correct weather information.

  • Hey Google, how is the weather?" - Google Home will provide weather information from your Google Home device address.
  • Hey Google, what is the weather in Mountain View?” - Google Home will provide weather information from the location you specified.

Fix problems

  1. Make sure you've set your weather units in the Google Home app . Note: This can’t be done using your voice.
  2. Make sure you've set your work and home locations either in the Google Home app or in Google Maps. Note: This can’t be done using your voice.
  3. Confirm your Google Home device address.
  4. If Google Home doesn't provide the information you requested, be more specific with your request.

 

Elise is a Google Home expert and author of this help page. Leave her feedback below about the page.

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