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Weather Forecast 65% open


What data is expected?

3-day forecasts of temperature, precipitation and wind. Forecasts have to be provided for several regions in the country. Short-term weather forecasts are relevant for the general public to plan activities, while also being reliable. See our methodology section for more information.

  • Temperature extremes
  • Temperature average
  • Wind speed
  • Wind direction
  • Precipitation Amount
  • Precipitation Probability
  • Forecast for current day and four following days

How open is the data?

Comment in response to the reviewers comment 'The review takes following dataset as reference, because it meets the dataset requirements: The content is not downloadable, and there is no copyright note on the website that would explain whether the data is openly licensed. ' The dataset is available as open data in This API is openly licensed and meets all the requirements asked by the GODI.

The data has been updated but won't be considered for this edition of GODI since the resource wasn't available in bulk before the GODI was closed. Data is ‘openly licensed’, ‘open and machine readable formats’ and ‘downloadable at once’ dimensions, based on the following comments: 1) The right dataset for weather forecast can be found here:

Data location - Web Service that allows to obtain the data of the current forecast by cities, with detailed meteorological information by municipality (temperature, rain, humidity, pressure, cloudiness, direction and speed of the wind, etc.) in compressed json format, the Information is updated every hour fifteen minutes. - SMN, 1-day forecasts available in written text - SMN, 7-day forecasts in numerical and iconic form (contains all required data) -, archive of forecasts (updated a month before review) - Precipitation, downloadable as PDF - 4-day forecast for temperature, wind speed, and precipitation amount - Historical temperature extremes (observations) - Historical temperature averages (observations) - Open Data Portal, Precipitation Forecast (7 days)
Data licence
Data format   JSON
Reviewer   Oscar Montiel
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Mar 22 2017 19:53:12 GMT+0000 (UTC)



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