Weather Forecast 45% 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?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licenced No
In an open and machine-readable format
Downloadable at once No
Up-to-date Yes
Publicly available Yes
Available free of charge Yes
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
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

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
Data licence   Unknown
Data format   Unknown
Reviewer   Danny Lämmerhirt
Submitters   Danny Lämmerhirt
Last modified   Thu Mar 09 2017 12:16:24 GMT+0000 (UTC)