ipwhois.io servers are distributed worldwide for speed, reliability and security. We direct requests to the nearest and fastest node using GeoDNS, which provides a quick response from any place in the world.
Powerful and simple
Our company provides a user friendly and totally functional API interface. Use our API geolocation service right now! You do not need to register and enter your data. It takes a few minutes.
A self-learning neural network real-time updates the database. You always have the most accurate geolocation data for each API request. You do not need to worry about the local database update.
Our IP API Stack supports multi-language response including English, Russian, German, Japanese, Chinese, French, Spanish and Portuguese.
Free for novice webmasters
You can use our service for free up to 10,000 requests per month. Choose a tariff plan that suits your project.
All data sent to and processed by our servers (excluding free rate) is secured via 256-bit SSL encryption (HTTPS).
By personalizing content based on the visitor's location, you can improve behavioral factors by up to 70%. Using our IP geolocation service you can redirect visitors to the site version in their language, correctly set up advertising targeting, automatically fill in the form fields with the name of the country, city, phone code, currency, etc. Detect and prevent fraud by knowing the actual location of your users and comparing it with the billing address provided.
Handling multiple time zones is a hectic and challenging task for every developer. We will do it for you by providing a time zone API. It returns data about the name of this time zone, time offset from UTC and summer time. Show time in your projects in a format familiar to the visitor.
By simply displaying prices in local currency only, you can increase the conversion rate to 40%. That is why we have created our service with this opportunity in mind. It will allow you to find out the name of the local currency, ISO code and currency symbol, as well as the current exchange rate in relation to the US dollar, thanks to which you can automatically convert prices depending on the location.
"Thanks to the IP geolocation of our visitors, using the ipwhois.io, we calculate the approximate dates and delivery costs depending on the region directly on the site. We have been using the service for almost a year, and sales have grown significantly over this time."
"The ipwhois solved the problem of personalizing content in our multilingual application. There was not a single error or failure in more than a year of using the API. The service is really friendly to use, and the data is always precise and useful for almost any application."
What is your API for?
You can use ipwhois.io to filter out bot traffic, customize content based on visitor's location, display full country names, perform bulk IP geolocation, and more.
How often is IP data updated?
Our database is updated almost in real time. Thanks to integration with multiple channels (RIPE, APNIC, ARIN, AFRINIC and others) delivering IP data in real time.
Do I need a key for a free plan?
No, free tariff does not require a key.
How many requests can I make?
For free, you can make up to 10,000 requests per month. See our paid tariffs if you need more.
What is the average server response time?
Due to powerful and optimized servers located on different continents and our productive database, we achieve a real response of up to 90 milliseconds in most parts of the world.
Can I use it on my commercial site?
No, we do not allow commercial use of the free plan. Please see our pro service for SSL access, advanced features and commercial support.