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Cameroon

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?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Publicly available No
In an open and machine-readable format
Collected by government Yes
collector_name Direction de la Météorologie Nationale du Cameroun The agency apparently runs several weather stations, with a significant amount of them being broken. http://cameroonvoice.com/news/news.rcv?id=6279 This information might need another validation.
Controlled access No The link to the official website does not work: http://www.meteo-cameroon.net
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Reviewer comments

According to the World Meteorological Organisation, Cameroon's official meteorological organisation is the 'Direction de la Météorologie Nationale du Cameroun'. The link to the official website, as indicated by the WMO, does not work: http://www.meteo-cameroon.net. An alternative website cannot be found on Google. There was no source of official weather forecasts available.

Meta data

Date the data became available   Unknown
Format of data   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Sun Jan 29 2017 06:17:47 GMT+0000 (UTC)