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Weather forecast 45% 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? Yes
  •   Is the data machine readable? No (n/a)
  •   Available in bulk? No
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by National Weather Forecasting Center, Pakistan Meteorological Deparment)
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


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The forecast is textual in HTML, and has 7 days of forecast of precipitation. Temperature can be found in a different link for 4 data - Data is really hard to gather or to analyse.

Reviewer comments

Added description of the data. Data is really hard to analyse.



  • Mor Rubinstein


  • Nouman Nazim