The Finnish Meteorological Institute's Open Data Licence


1. General

The use of the material is governed by the terms and conditions specified in this licence.

The producer of the open data sets and the holder of copyright or database rights is the Finnish Meteorological Institute or the Finnish Transport Agency (hereinafter the Licensor).

When used, the material or the service including or utilising the material must be accompanied by information on the original source and the date of the current version as follows:
the producer of the material and the retrieval date;
a note if the data have been adapted.
The licensee refers to a natural or legal person who takes the material covered by this licence into use.

The licensor does not charge a fee for using the material subject to this licence.

By receiving the material, the licensee accepts the terms of this licence.

2. Terms of use

2.1. The right to use the material

This licence grants a worldwide, free of charge, perpetual, non-exclusive right, under which the material received by the licensee can be freely:

2.2. The licensee’s obligations and responsibilities

When using and transmitting the material or products made of the material, the licensee must:

This licence does not create any cooperation or business relationship between the licensee and the licensor. In connection with the material, the licensee must not indicate that the licensor endorses or recommends the licensee’s use of the material.

Malicious use of the download service maintained by the licensor is prohibited.

2.3. The licensor’s obligations and responsibilities

The licensor is responsible for ensuring that it has the right to grant a licence to the material specified in Section 1. General.

The material is licensed ‘as is’ and the licensor is not liable for decisions made on the basis of the material, for any errors in the material, or for direct or indirect damage caused by the use of the material. The licensor does not grant any warranty for the material and does not guarantee that the material is accurate and up-to-date.

The licensor does not guarantee that the material is constantly available, and the licensor may terminate the distribution of the material without prior notice. The licensor may also change the interface for downloading the material without prior notice.

3. Applicable law

This licence is governed by Finnish law.

4. Changes to this licence

At any time, the licensor may change the licence terms or may apply a different licence to the material. However, the terms of this licence continue to be applied to individual materials that had already been downloaded when the licence changed.