Open Knowledge

Weather forecast 20% open


What data is expected?

5 days forecast of temperature, precipitation and wind as well as recorded data for temperature, wind and precipitation for the past year. In order to satisfy the minimum requirements for this category, data submitted should meet the following criteria:

  • 5 days forecast of temperature updated daily
  • 5 days forecast of wind updated daily
  • 5 days forecast of precipitation updated daily
  • Historical temperature data for the past year

What data is available

  •   Openly licensed? No (No URL given)
  •   Is the data available for free? No
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? No
  •   Publicly available? Yes
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


Kuwait Meteorological department has a 5 days forecast of temperature and wind, but it does not has a data about precipitation. The only data about precipitation is a daily data about Kuwait international airport. No historical temperature data for the past year.

The data on a web page (

Reviewer comments

I changed this entry to 'data does exist' because there is at least 3 days of data for temperature, wind, and precipitation.



  • Neal Bastek


  • Sadeek Hasna