Updated: 15 November, 2010
Weatherbase serves as a free consumer portal for information about average weather conditions around the world. It is advertising supported. It is wholly owned by Canty and Associates LLC, a Virginia limited-liability corporation.
Personal Information Collected on this Website
No personally-identifiable information is collected on this website from consumers that browse the website for information.
The only personally-identifiable information collected on this website is gathered on our "contact us" pages, where fields are provided so that you can provide your name, email address and phone contact information. We collect this information so that we can respond to the comments that you send to us via that form.
Weatherbase is the sole owner of all information collected on this site. Weatherbase will not rent, sell or share any personally-identifiable information about you with third parties for any reason except when required to assist in resolving an issue you raise with us or as required by law.
We do not merge any of the personally-identifiable information collected via our contact form with other anonymous data collected on our website.
Anonymous Information Collected on this Website
We record anonymous data such as traffic logs, number of visits or clicks on a given page, pages viewed or links to our site. We use IP addresses and cookies for gathering website statistics. We also store IP addresses on our server in the event that our site should become corrupted and it becomes necessary to discover the cause of this corruption.
We aggregate this anonymous data as part of managing, maintaining and reporting on use of our website. We may share this anonymous data with third parties for the limited purpose of reporting on use of our website, or to comply with applicable law. We do not rent, sell or share any anonymous data collected on this website with third parties for marketing purposes.
None of this anonymous data is linked to personally-identifiable information and we make no attempt to link IP addresses to the individuals who visit this site.
Cookies are small chunks of data created by a web server, delivered through a web browser, and stored on your computer. They provide a means for websites that you visit to keep track of your online patterns and preferences, as well as identify you as a return visitor. Cookies make the personalization of your web experiences possible, so that you do not need to re-enter your information from scratch upon each visit to a given website.
We serve a cookie to remember setting preferences for data formats, such as fahrenieht and celsius. A randomly-generated anonymous identifier is assigned to that cookie to enable this process.
We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Web site. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.