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Sweden

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 Yes CC-BY
In an open and machine-readable format XLS, XML Geaoreferenced data is available in a WMS service. Other datasets are in various formats.
Downloadable at once Yes Several packages are available in an Atom feed collectable in bulk.
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes http://opendata-catalog.smhi.se/explore/
Available free of charge Yes
findable 3
findable_steps Found in the top menu of the SMHI website
licence_url http://www.smhi.se/klimatdata/oppna-data/information-om CC-BY
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI) SMHI, the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
characteristics Temperature extremes, Temperature average, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount, Precipitation Probability, Forecast for current day and four following days
location http://opendata-catalog.smhi.se/explore/ - Open data subsite of SMHI, -
Several packages are available in an Atom feed collectable in bulk. Geaoreferenced data is available in a WMS service. Other datasets are in various formats.

The submission is correct. Thank you, Peter Krantz, for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location   http://opendata-catalog.smhi.se/explore/ - Open data subsite of SMHI
Data licence   http://www.smhi.se/klimatdata/oppna-data/information-om
Data format   XLS, XML
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Peter Krantz
Last modified   Mon Nov 14 2016 18:24:31 GMT+0000 (UTC)