Climatune is designed to create playlists according to hundreds of weather stations round the globe

Music streaming service Spotify partnered with weather forecast company AccuWeather on Climatune, a new site that lets music fans see how the weather affects what music they listen to.

A yearlong study compared 85 billion anonymized streams on Spotify in over 900 cities nationwide, analyzing the impact weather has on the music people listen to. They looked at the mood and audio attributes of the genres of music that were most popular in each type of weather to determine how it affected the music played.

Climatune displays info about the weather in a particular city, along with details about the city’s weather that day, including how moods and audio attributes change there when afflicted by rain, snow or shine.

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Music streaming service Spotify partnered with weather forecast company AccuWeather on Climatune, a new site that lets music fans see how the weather affects what music they listen to.

A yearlong study compared 85 billion anonymized streams on Spotify in over 900 cities nationwide, analyzing the impact weather has on the music people listen to. They looked at the mood and audio attributes of the genres of music that were most popular in each type of weather to determine how it affected the music played.