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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? No
  •   Is the data machine readable? Yes (CSV, Excel, GRIB-format,)
  •   Available in bulk? Unsure
  •   Is the data provided on a timely and up to date basis? Yes
  •   Publicly available? Yes published by Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI))
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


SMHI is an authority under the Ministry of the Environment and Energy.

Is the data available for free?: I am not sure what parts are not free, however, on this link, on the upper right corner you can press "Beställningar"/Orders. Where you contact them with the sole purpose of purchasing data.

Reviewer comments

This submission is accepted as the dataset contains 10 days of forecast data for temperature, wind, and precipitation.



  • Neal Bastek


  • Asmen Gül