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.
The submitter assessed the usability of the data as follows (3 - little to no effort needed, 1 - extensive effort needed): 1
|Downloadable at once||No|
|Available free of charge||Yes|
|In an open and machine-readable format|
|findable_steps||Navigate the website.|
|Collected by government||Yes|
|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.