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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
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
findable 4
findable_steps Portal is quite well known.
Collected by government Yes
usability 1
collector_name Slovak Hydrometeorological Institute
characteristics Temperature extremes, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount, Precipitation Probability, Forecast for current day and four following days
location - SHMU Portal, - Forecast map, - Meteogram (numerical data), - Textual output of meteogram
Basic forecasts for Slovak regions is available in textual form for next two days. More detailed forecasts are available through so-called ALADIN model for many Slovak cities either for next 3 or next 10 days with data required by Census available (except average temperature) in the form of an image with several graphs. Note: 3-day forecast provides temperature extremes, 10-day forecast does not.

The submission is correct. Note on licensing: "All the information, texts and images contained on the website are intellectual property of the Slovak hydrometeorological institute (SHMÚ) and may be downloaded or copied only for personal use. Appropriate acknowledgement of the SHMÚ is required if material is re-published in any format. SHMÚ disclaims responsibility for quality of meteorological and hydrological information from any other source than SHMÚ." Thank you Peter Hanecak, for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

Meta data

Data location - SHMU Portal - Forecast map - Meteogram (numerical data) - Textual output of meteogram
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   HTML
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Peter Hanecak
Last modified   Mon Dec 05 2016 14:40:46 GMT+0000 (UTC)