Weather Forecast 0% open


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 Malaysian Meteorological Department (Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation)
Controlled access No
The department provides 7-days of weather forecast; general, states and districts and it is updated on a timely basis. Unfortunately, there are no data found that is downloadable for public use. Data presented strictly for public viewing.

The submission was accepted but for other reasons than the ones stated in the submitter comment. Forecast data is provided for precipitation and temperature extremes, but not for wind speed or strength (a list of forecast services can be found at: Therefore the data is considered not to be entirely published online. The data is also not openly licensed ( It is available in HTML. Thank you, Hazwany Jamaluddin, 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   Mon Mar 13 2017 22:44:51 GMT+0000 (UTC)