W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-lod@w3.org > March 2011

Re: [Dbpedia-discussion] Climate statistics

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Tue, 08 Mar 2011 12:37:19 -0500
Message-ID: <4D76694F.9010907@openlinksw.com>
To: Ruben Navarro-Piris <ruben.navarro-piris@unister-gmbh.de>, "public-lod@w3.org" <public-lod@w3.org>
On 3/8/11 8:46 AM, Ruben Navarro-Piris wrote:
> Hi!

FYI to LOD community:

Kingsley
>
> I'm looking for open statistical weather information. I checked 
> dbpedia and found a set of relationships in the form 
> <month_code>(High|Low|Mean)(F|C) 
> [e.g.http://dbpedia.org/property/yearHighF]. This relations are barely 
> usefull because of following problems:
> - non-deterministic: (e.g. in http://dbpedia.org/resource/Los_Angeles 
> <http://dbpedia.org/page/Los_Angeles>) april Rain Days 
> (http://dbpedia.org/property/aprRainDays) has two values as domain (2 
> & 3), both of them integer. Should be one single double (or float).
> - bad definition: the definition of the properties is practicaly none, 
> e.g http://dbpedia.org/property/aprHighF: just an incomplete label 
> (apr High F, should contain, at least, April), an the type (just 
> rdf:Property). no climatic reference done (no ontology, no 
> superproperty, not even defined in label or unexisting description)
>
> I'm looking also for other possible sources (with not much effort :( 
> ). Does someone know such a source? (I read something about a Climate 
> Cloud Initiative, but cannot find anything about it :S).
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Ruben
> -- 
>
> *Ruben Navarro-Piris *
> Junior Entwickler Semantic Web
>
> Unister GmbH
> Barfußgässchen 11 | 04109 Leipzig
>
> Telefon: +49 (0)341 49288 5071
> ruben.navarro-piris@unister-gmbh.de 
> <mailto:%0A%0A%20%20ruben.navarro-piris@unister-gmbh.de>
> www.unister.de <http://www.unister.de>
>
> Vertretungsberechtigter Geschäftsführer: Thomas Wagner
> Amtsgericht Leipzig, HRB: 19056
>
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> What You Don't Know About Data Connectivity CAN Hurt You
> This paper provides an overview of data connectivity, details
> its effect on application quality, and explores various alternative
> solutions. http://p.sf.net/sfu/progress-d2d
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> Dbpedia-discussion mailing list
> Dbpedia-discussion@lists.sourceforge.net
> https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/dbpedia-discussion


-- 

Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	
President&  CEO
OpenLink Software
Web: http://www.openlinksw.com
Weblog: http://www.openlinksw.com/blog/~kidehen
Twitter/Identi.ca: kidehen
Received on Tuesday, 8 March 2011 18:04:28 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Sunday, 31 March 2013 14:24:31 UTC