Weather Forecast 50% open

Uruguay

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): 1

Data Location

  • http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/tiempo/estadoActual - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, General weather data
  • http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/reportes/tabla.pdf - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Metadata for weather data
  • http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/reportes/pronosticos/pro - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Forecasts split by regional zones
  • http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/reportes/pronosticos/agr - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Forecasts for agriculture
  • http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/modelos/prediccionNumeri - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Meteograms (weather maps) for all characteristics, presented on one comprehensive page
  • 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
    findable 3
    findable_steps Navigate the website.
    Collected by government Yes
    usability 1
    collector_name Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología
    characteristics Temperature extremes, Wind speed, Wind direction, Precipitation Amount
    location http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/tiempo/estadoActual - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, General weather data, http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/reportes/tabla.pdf - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Metadata for weather data, http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/reportes/pronosticos/pro - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Forecasts split by regional zones, http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/reportes/pronosticos/agr - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Forecasts for agriculture, http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/modelos/prediccionNumeri - Instituto Uruguayo de Meteorología, Meteograms (weather maps) for all characteristics, presented on one comprehensive page

    Details

    The submission is valid, but was slightly modified. The data is not considered to be openly licensed based on a copyright note on the website (see here: http://www.meteorologia.com.uy/modelos/prediccionNumerica/gramet). The original submission referred to following website (http://www.agesic.gub.uy/innovaportal/v/161/1/agesic/ley_nº_18381.html). But it is not clear whether this website is referring to weather data. Thank you for contributing to the Global Open Data Index.

    Meta data

    Date the data became available   Unknown
    Format of data   Unknown
    Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
    Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
    Last modified   Thu Mar 09 2017 12:16:24 GMT+0000 (UTC)