Unicode Character "☁" (U+2601)

The character (Cloud) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+2601. It is encoded in the Miscellaneous Symbols block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ☁.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Cloud
Unicode Codepoint U+2601
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Miscellaneous Symbols
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Other Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+2601 Conversion

HTML (decimal) ☁
HTML (hex) ☁
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%98%81
CSS \002601
JavaScript, JSON \u2601
C, C++, Java \u2601
Python \u2601
Rust \u{2601}
Ruby \u2601

How to type "☁"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 6 0 1. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 6 0 1. Release Alt.


  • Times, Times New Roman, serif
  • Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • Courier, Courier New, monospace

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x98 0x81
UTF-16 (hex) 0x2601
UTF-32 (hex) 0x00002601