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Dominican 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
In an open and machine-readable format
Publicly available No
Collected by government Yes
collector_name Oficina Nacional de Meteorología
Controlled access No
characteristics
Forecasts are available for 3 days, but these forecasts are not updated every day, but only once a forecast range expires. The forecast is not split per day which does not qualify for the index. It contains verbal descriptions of cloud coverage and precipitation. In different format forecasts are available at: http://www.onamet.gov.do/?param=region_este But here wind forecasts are missing. In addition there are current observations, available at: http://186.120.187.237/ema/index.html. The terms of use in the footer of the website do not link to a statement explaining the legal status further. Because terms of use are unclear, the data does not count as openly licensed.

Original submission by Miguel Reyes Taveras. Thank you for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location   Unknown
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Tue Feb 28 2017 08:52:08 GMT+0000 (UTC)