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Czech Republic

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
Openly licenced No The licence restricts commercial use. CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 CZ https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/cz/
In an open and machine-readable format
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps For a simple google search, the official site is not listed on the top, but fist on first page of search results. Navigation on the site is fairly easy, even though the UX and readability of the data is not very good.
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name Český hydrometeorologický ústav / Czech hydrometeorological institute
characteristics Temperature extremes, Temperature average, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount, Forecast for current day and four following days
location http://portal.chmi.cz/?l=en# - Czech hydrometeorological institute, 3-day forecast for the whole country, http://portal.chmi.cz/historicka-data/pocasi/uzemni-tep - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Historical data about temperatures, http://portal.chmi.cz/files/portal/docs/meteo/ov/aladin - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Precapitations forecast, http://portal.chmi.cz/files/portal/docs/meteo/rad/data_ - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Radar data, http://portal.chmi.cz/files/portal/docs/meteo/ov/aladin - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Map with wind forecast (wind barbs)

The submission is correct. Data cannot be downloaded. The data also needs to be searched for in different places on the website. The data is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 CZ. This license is not open, because it does not allow for derivative work to be disseminated. Thank you, Michaela Rybičková, for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location   http://portal.chmi.cz/?l=en# - Czech hydrometeorological institute, 3-day forecast for the whole country
   http://portal.chmi.cz/historicka-data/pocasi/uzemni-tep - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Historical data about temperatures
   http://portal.chmi.cz/files/portal/docs/meteo/ov/aladin - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Precapitations forecast
   http://portal.chmi.cz/files/portal/docs/meteo/rad/data_ - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Radar data
   http://portal.chmi.cz/files/portal/docs/meteo/ov/aladin - Czech hydrometeorological institute, Map with wind forecast (wind barbs)
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Michaela Rybičková
Last modified   Sat Dec 03 2016 17:48:18 GMT+0000 (UTC)