Bureau of Meteorology Weather Verification

The verification dataset contains two years of matched forecast and observations at various key locations around the country. This can be used to explore the relationship between forecasts and actual weather, the variability of forecasts or the range of observed weather conditions which have occured at locations in the past. More detailed information can be accessed from data. This data is split according to year, and are most easily found by searching for "verification" on the data.gov.au portal. In addition to being able to download the dataset, there is also a document showing the relevant metadata, as well as some basic examples of how to load and work with the data in the Python programming language.