[CentralOH] Code from last night's Beginner's Python talk

Eric Floehr eric at intellovations.com
Tue Sep 29 20:50:52 CEST 2015

import urllib2

# The API url to call
key = 'f6a..........15a'
url = '

# Open the page and store as a string
page = urllib2.urlopen(url)
json_string = page.read()

# Read the string and parse as JSON data
data = json.loads(json_string)

# Pull out information from the JSON data
location = data['location']['city']
obs = data['current_observation']
temp_f = obs['temp_f']
condition = obs['weather']

print("In {loc} it is {temp:.0f} and {cond}".format(loc=location,
temp=temp_f, cond=condition))
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