Open Knowledge

Weather forecast 0% 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? No
  •   Is data in digital form? No
  •   Is the data available online? No (No URL given)
  •   Does the data exist? No


Gastão de Sousa is the Minister of Public Works, Transport and Communications. One of his job scope:

maintain and develop the national systems of weather and seismological information and monitoring, including the construction and maintenance of its infrastructure, and promote and coordinate scientific research and technological development in the fields of civilian land, air and maritime transport

The generic information is found from the official website Government of Timor-Leste. However, there is no dedicated website under the Ministry of Public Works, Transport and Communications. Therefore, it does not meet the criteria mentioned above.

Reviewer comments

Submission is valid. Thank you for your submission to the 2015 Global Open Data Census.



  • Stephen Gates


  • anonymous