Weather Forecast 50% 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?

Data Usability Beta

The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 2

Data format


Data Location

  • - Flash-based forecast map containing all required forecast characteristics
  • All answers

    Question Answer Comment
    Openly licenced No
    Downloadable at once No
    Up-to-date Yes
    Publicly available Yes
    Available free of charge Yes
    In an open and machine-readable format HTML
    findable 2
    findable_steps Looked for "metereologia Portugal" on google
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 2
    collector_name Instituto Português do Mar e da Atmosfera
    characteristics Temperature extremes, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount
    location - Flash-based forecast map containing all required forecast characteristics


    The website is available in english but most descriptions and titles are still in Portuguese. The format of the information is not completely clear

    Reviewer comments

    The submission is correct. The data is not openly licensed as it is stated at this URL: "The contents of this site are protected by the Right of Intellectual Property and Connected Rights of Industrial Property under the Law of Portugal and of the European Union and other international conventions, and cannot be used except under the conditions admitted in this site. The User can freely copy, import or use information or national symbols in this site for personal or public use, provided that for no purposes of profit or offence." Thank you, Tiago Vieira, for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
    Submitters   Tiago Vieira
    Last modified   Sat Dec 10 2016 12:18:48 GMT+0000 (UTC)