Ever wonder what a map of the Earth would look like if you could see the global temperature, weather, and wind in real time?

Earth” is an open source project to that was created to visualize global weather conditions.  It downloads and processes Global Forecast System weather data from the National Centers for Environmental Prediction, NOAA / National Weather Service. Map data is provided by Natural Earth, and you can learn all about the project on the GitHub site.

To view it in real-time, click here or the image below.

earth wind map
A map of the wind across the planet Earth.

 

Further to that, you can also see ocean currents and temperatures in real-time.

And remember the polar vortex?  You can see that too.

The folks over at  nullschool.net keep updating their application, so be sure to te the latest news on their Facebook page.