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? Unsure
  •   Publicly available? Yes(as Weather Forecast published by ZAMG - Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Geodynamik (Research Institute of Ministry of Science))
  •   Is data in digital form? Yes
  •   Is the data available online? Yes (Here)
  •   Does the data exist? Yes


ZAMG provides this data - at the moment only as HTML and Map-based but there are intense discussions going on at the moment to provide this data as open data very soon!

An alternative are providers as Austro Control: or commercial platforms like

Reviewer comments

This submission is accepted as the dataset contains 5+ days of forecast data for temperature and precipitation.



  • Neal Bastek


  • Martin Kaltenböck