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Downloadable archive of weather conditions for Europe?

Is there a downloadable archive of weather conditions in Europe? Also, the temperature, humidity, precipitation by location? So the database would enable, for example, to draw the chart with ...
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Historical weather data

I want to get historical weather data (Winter 2014) of temperature, humidity, air-pressure, wind_speed, wind direction, rain in specific latitude/longitude. Is there any API that I can use to get ...
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Downloadable smartphones data (name, specs)

I'm searching for product data, right now I only need smartphone data. I need like every smartphone name and specifications like width, CPU speed, etc. Now I found some reference to semantics3.com ...
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The “right to mine” and scraping the web in EU

Sorry for the somewhat general question, to which the answers necessary depend on the country of operation and necessarily are also subject to become obsolete at some point. But I think it to be quite ...
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List of all restaurants in a city (EU)?

Is there an open database where I can get the list of all restaurants (or bakeries, etc) for a given city ? Since I'd need theses places so as to be able to put them on a map, like Google maps, i ...
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Where can I find Historical GIS datasets?

I've been looking for a while for Historical GIS datasets. In a lot of places (also in answers here at StackExchange), people are referring to a great dataset at ThinkQuest, which contains detailed ...
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European crime data with spatial coordinates

I am looking for prostitution arrest and drug arrest data for a couple of major cities in Western Europe. So cities such as Paris, Rome, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Berlin, etc. Ideally the data would have ...
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Demography vs. political preference data sources

I am looking for data on the relationship between demography (mainly indicators of knowledge such as formal education, rural/urban residency, salary) and political preference, preferably in the UK or ...
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Real-time location of trains in France, Germany, Switzerland, and other countries

In Great Britain, Real Time Trains shows the actual departure, arrival, and passing times at any control point (station stop or not) for any train (passenger, freight, or other) anywhere in Great ...
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Municipality 2017 shapefile Europe

Where can i find the municipality 2017 shapefile of Luxembourg or does someone know a site where I can download shapefiles of updated municipalities in Europe?
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Open company data for the Netherlands

The Dutch company register at kvk.nl doesn't have an API. Where can I find open company data for the Netherlands? Ideally with an API.
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PhD for open data in Europe

I am looking for a PhD in Europe related with open data. Do you know any university that works with this sector?
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Roadworks datasets or API services

Hi guys I need to integrate into my app data about road conditions for major cities in Europe and U.S. initially. I'm looking for data about roadworks mainly but would be cool to find a feed for road ...
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Weather radar data for Europe, especially Latvia

I would like to ask if there is a homepage where I can get weather radar data for Europe territory for free. I have looked in the internet, but can't find them. I will be very glad if someone can help ...
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Where to find Geology data for Europe - GIS

I'm looking for Geological/Lithological data for Europe in any scale (obviously more detail = better). Is there something similar to Corine Land Cover, but for geology? CLC is great, because it ...
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Where can I get shapefiles for changing German territory during the Second World War?

I am looking to get ArcGIS shapefiles for changes in the territory of Germany throughout World War Two.
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Historical weather forecast API

For a college project I need historical weather forecasts for europe up to 14 days for 2015 and 2106. The last two days I was desperately searching for API's with such data, but usually there is just ...
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German news/text data set

I am looking for (possible buy) a dataset of German news data (i.e., the largest daily newspapers), where the data span at least ten years back up until now/recent. Any tips?
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Daily european weather data of past few years for non commercial use

I am looking for wheather data for european cities of the past few years (say since 2000). The data should have at least a daily record for min/max temperature and precipitation. It would be cool if ...
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Where can I find data on sales of celery varieties in Europe?

In the Wikipedia entry on Celery, the Celeriac wasn't even mentioned, while it is the "de facto celery" of the Europe. If you walk up to a vegetable stand and ask for celery, you're getting a celery ...
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Elevation data sources

I need to know for example, heights of bridges/fly-overs from the land surface (just to know there is an elevated structure). How and where from can I get this data (preferably for EU)? Any open ...
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Where can I find data about traffic flow for European cities?

I am doing a study to compare the consumption of fuel between US/Europe? As I found some data in some cities in US, I still looking for data in Europe (mainly interested in data where I can show how ...
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Pollution DataSet

I am looking for any dataset for pollution (pollutant measurements co2, ozone, .. etc) at any city in US/Europe during 2014. Most of Datasets I found are old. UPDATE Datasets I found so far: New ...
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Demographic data for Belgium or the Netherlands

Where can I find population data that I can link to zip codes for BE or NL?
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Google Map based on emergency location information

I would like to build a google map where I can see the locations of currently happening emergencies like earthquake, storms, wildfire, etc. Does anybody know sources from where I can get data like ...
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People names by country [duplicate]

I'm building an application where I will need to sort a persons nationality according to his/her name, is there any such dataset for this somewhere? It would be great to have something like: Name ...
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From where can I get hourly weather forecast data of Europe?

The ECMWF website gives weather forecast data only twice a day (I'm only interested in temperature). Does anyone knows a reliable source for getting data hourly ? If ECMWF gives hourly data, then can ...
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Shapefile of European Union regions and districts

I'm looking for a shapefile containing all EU countries / regions / districts / city boundaries.
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Simple elevation data for Europe

I have a specific need, which is to do as little coding as possible to transform the dataset that you recommend to a format that our software can use. We want to divide Europe (possibly, later, the ...
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List of European Hospitals and Health Clinics

I am looking for a overview on hospitals and medical services provided by the public (and also by the private) healthcare sector in Europe. public hospitals private hospitals and medical clinics ... ...
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Number of Museums' visitors and ticket revenue

I am looking for details about Museums' visitors and revenue from tickets, in specific European Museums. I made a simple Google research and couldn't find something useful. Only a couple of pages ...
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Where to find river flow time series for rivers in Europe?

I am looking for river flow gauged data for rivers in Europe, i.e. time series. Data can be peak flow or daily flow (m3/s) but it has to cover all of Europe's river basins.
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Lobby meetings of European Commission - Integrity Watch

The staff of the European Commission is obliged to keep a register of their meetings with lobbyists. The site Integrity Watch administered by Transparency International keeps track of these meetings ...
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List of European countries and capitals with populations

I am searching a list of European countries and capitals with populations. This list must include the name of country with its population and area in square kilometer, the capital of country with its ...
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Rent and Housing Prices by Postal Code / Local Authority Code

I am looking for databases that provide information on the development of mean / median house prices and rents in European countries, particularly for UK, NL, CH und SE (rental market data). Do any of ...
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Climate change projections for Europe/Germany

I am searching for climate projection data with the following criteria: covering Western/Central Europe (especially Germany), gridded data would be ideal monthly or at least seasonal (3-months) ...
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High-Res or Vector 10m Topographic Line Map for Europe?

The USA puts out great free topographic line maps, but I can't find any free (topo line map) resources for the EU with enough detail to model the terrain. While I'd prefer 10m elevation between lines, ...
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I am looking for a list of the biggest european hospitals in Europe by number of beds

I am looking for the 10 biggest European hospitals by number of bed. I can't find this data anywhere.
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EU workforce per commune

For a project I need geodata of communes with residential population and workforce (optimally also full-time equivalents, FTE) for at least FR, DE, IT, and AU. On Eurostat and EU Data Portal ...
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Flight delays for Europe

From @RufusPollock (founder of OKFN) on Twitter... (link to tweet) Anyone know if #EU has any #OpenData on flight delays like the US does? (Assuming he is referencing US flight delays, from the ...
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Global/European soil properties database

I'm looking for global or European scale database / maps of soil properties. Resolution does not really matter even though the higher is the better. By soil properties, I mean: soil textural classes :...
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Mapping table for old Swiss municipality codes

This is Swiss related question: I have two datasources, from 2000 and 2018, which I have to join using the Swiss municipality (BFS) codes. Within those 18 years difference, many municipalities ...
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Graph representation of NUTS-3 regions to determine adjacency

I need a graph representation of NUTS-3 regions in the European Union, which can answer the question whether a certain region is neighbor of another region. Dataset available? I have looked at the ...
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City boundaries for Europe

Is there public data of city boundaries for countries in Europe? I tried using ArcGIS Online search function but could not find anything.
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Length (Belgian) railway tracks

Where can I find the length of the individual railway tracks in Belgium? If you happen to know them for another country, please post them. It might interest someone else.
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Where can I find data about governmental subsidies of fossil fuels in the EU?

Fossil fuel subsidies in the EU are set to phase out by 2020. Where can I find data about subsidies of both fossil fuel energy production and consumption at either the EU or European govermenental ...
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Looking for open dataset containing vacation / annual leave data for counties of the European Union?

I am looking for a preferably open dataset that contains information regarding the dates that that employees took days off their annual leave for the countries of the EU. Is there any similar ...
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Road network data with speed limits

I need road network data of Sweden with the speed limit of each segment of the road. I downloaded it from https://download.geofabrik.de/ but unfortunately, there are a lot of missing values there. Is ...
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Statistically who gets higher **average** income, an employed engineer or an IT startup founder?

Starting your own startup is a great idea, you may become as rich as Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Bill Gates or Mark Zuckerberg. Wait... or may not. It of course depends on your skills and perspiration they ...
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Altitude data for european highways

Are there publicly available altitude data for the major european highways? I need the altitudes on the road surface, not in the surrounding area. I believe that the open DEM files (or SRTM data) ...