API for open data

Norges Bank offers the following dataflows:

Norges Bank lists some 40 exchange rates. Publication time of daily exchange rates is approximately 16:00 CET.

Metadata https://data.norges-bank.no/api/dataflow/NB/EXR?references=descendants
Data https://data.norges-bank-no/api/data/EXR (last observation)
Dimensions Frequency.BaseCurrency.QuoteCurrency.Tenor
Frequency Frequency of series:
  • A Annual
  • M Monthly
  • B Daily (business)
BaseCurrency Currency to list the rate for formatted as a  ISO 3166 three letter code:

AUD, BDT, BGN, BRL, BYN, BYR, CAD, CHF, CNY, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HRK, HUF, IDR, ILS, INR, JPY, KRW, LTL, MMK, MXN, MYR, NZD, PHP, PKR, PLN, RON, RUB, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, TWD, USD, ZAR

Additionally, Norges Bank provides the following synthetic rates: 
  • I44 Import-weighted krone exchange rate
  • TWI Trade-weighted krone exchange rate
  • XDR IMF, special drawing rates
QuoteCurrency Norges Bank only lists exchange rates against NOK so this should always be set to NOK.
Tenor The API only offers spot rates so this should always be set to SP.
Attributes Series level
  • CALCULATED - true if the currency is synthetic, false otherwise
  • DECIMALS - The number of decimals of the value
  • COLLECTION INDICATOR - Describes how the value is calculated
Examples
Most recent daily rate for all currencies:
https://data.norges-bank.no/api/data/EXR/B..NOK.SP?lastNObservations=1
Monthly rates for Swiss francs since January 2010:
https://data.norges-bank.no/api/data/EXR/M.CHF.NOK.SP?startPeriod=2010-01

Norges Bank publishes series on the key policy rate, Norwegian Overnight Weighted Average, Treasury bills and government bonds. 

Daily series are updated at 9am on the first business day after the quotation day. Monthly and annual figures are updated at 9 am on the second business day after the quotation day. 

Norges Bank does not publish interest rates from other countries. 

Metadata https://data.norges-bank.no/api/dataflow/NB/IR?references=descendants
Data https://data.norges-bank-no/api/data/IR (last observation)
Dimensions Frequency.Instrument type.Tenor.Unit of measure.Observed
Frequency Frequency of series:
  • A Annual
  • M Monthly
  • B Daily (business)
Instrument type Type of rate:
  • GBON Government bonds
  • KPRA Key policy rate
  • NOWA Norwegian Overnight Weighted Average
  • TBIL Treasury bills
Tenor
  • 12M 12 months
  • 9M 9 months
  • 6M 6 months
  • 3M 3 months
  • OL Overnight lending rate
  • ON Overnight
  • RR Reserve rate
  • SD Sight deposit rate
  • SP Spot
Unit of measure
  • P Price
  • R Rate
  • V Volume
Attributes Series level
  • DECIMALS - Number of decimals in the value.
  • COLLECTION INDICATOR - Describes how the value is calculated
Observation level
  • OBS_STATUS
    • A Normal
    • E Estimated
Example
Annual NOWA rate, overnight tenor, rate unit of measure:
https://data.norges-bank.no/api/data/IR/A.NOWA.ON.R
Published 19 May 2017 13:00

Contact

Feel free to send feedback and questions to the following email address: data@norges-bank.no