Weather Forecast 65% open

Mexico

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 JSON
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Search for 'Pronostico del clima por municipio' in datos.gob.mx
licence_url https://datos.gob.mx/libreusomx
Collected by government Yes
usability 2
collector_name SMN/CONAGUA
characteristics Temperature extremes, Temperature average, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount, Precipitation Probability, Forecast for current day and four following days
location https://datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/pronosticos-del-tiem - 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., http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronosticos/pronosticossubmenu - SMN, 1-day forecasts available in written text, http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronostico-del-tiempo-por-muni - SMN, 7-day forecasts in numerical and iconic form (contains all required data), https://datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/pronosticos/resource - Data.gob.mx, archive of forecasts (updated a month before review), http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronosticos/pronosticossubmenu - Precipitation, downloadable as PDF, http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronosticos/pronosticossubmenu - 4-day forecast for temperature, wind speed, and precipitation amount, datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/temperatura-maxima-excel - Historical temperature extremes (observations), datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/temperatura-promedio-excel - Historical temperature averages (observations), datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/hidrometeorologia - Open Data Portal, Precipitation Forecast (7 days)
Comment in response to the reviewers comment 'The review takes following dataset as reference, because it meets the dataset requirements: http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronostico-del-tiempo-por-municipios. 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 https://datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/pronosticos-del-tiempo-por-municipios 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: https://datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/pronosticos-del-tiempo-por-municipios1

Meta data

Data location   https://datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/pronosticos-del-tiem - 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.
   http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronosticos/pronosticossubmenu - SMN, 1-day forecasts available in written text
   http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronostico-del-tiempo-por-muni - SMN, 7-day forecasts in numerical and iconic form (contains all required data)
   https://datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/pronosticos/resource - Data.gob.mx, archive of forecasts (updated a month before review)
   http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronosticos/pronosticossubmenu - Precipitation, downloadable as PDF
   http://smn.cna.gob.mx/es/pronosticos/pronosticossubmenu - 4-day forecast for temperature, wind speed, and precipitation amount
   datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/temperatura-maxima-excel - Historical temperature extremes (observations)
   datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/temperatura-promedio-excel - Historical temperature averages (observations)
   datos.gob.mx/busca/dataset/hidrometeorologia - Open Data Portal, Precipitation Forecast (7 days)
Data licence   https://datos.gob.mx/libreusomx
Data format   JSON
Reviewer   Oscar Montiel
Submitters   anonymous
Last modified   Wed Mar 22 2017 19:53:12 GMT+0000 (UTC)