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Saint Lucia

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
In an open and machine-readable format HTML
Downloadable at once No The data is not easily downloadable, However can be captured via copy
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps By searching the keywords "weather forecast st lucia" in Gooogle I was easily connected to the St Lucia Met services website. From there the tab 5 day forecast is readily visible
Collected by government Yes
usability 3 The data is easily understandable for a 5 day forecast. There appears to be a seasonal tab however the feature is not yet available
collector_name St Lucia Met Service Homepage: http://slumet.gov.lc/
characteristics Temperature extremes, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount, Forecast for current day and four following days
location http://slumet.gov.lc/5-day-weather-forecast/ - 5 Day Forecast
The data is easily understandable for a 5 day forecast. There appears to be a seasonal forecast however the corresponding webpage is not yet available.

The submission was corrected. The data is available for free, but cannot be downloaded. There is no indication of terms of use, hence the data is considered not to be openly licensed. Thank you, Alesha Aris, for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location   http://slumet.gov.lc/5-day-weather-forecast/ - 5 Day Forecast
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   HTML
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Alesha Aris
Last modified   Tue Jan 24 2017 22:29:52 GMT+0000 (UTC)