Open Knowledge

Weather forecast 0% open

United Arab Emirates

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


The National Center of Meteorology and Seismology is responsible for weather data in the UAE. It has an interactive website that allows the user to access various weather data. However, it only allows the user to display weather data for the current day and a few previous days.

Monthly statistical history is available per station (e.g.

Reviewer comments

Submission is valid. Corrected Markdown formatting

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



  • Stephen Gates


  • anonymous