sos4R: Client for OGC Sensor Observation Services

A client for Sensor Observation Services (SOS, see <>) as specified by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). With the package users can retrieve (meta)data from SOS instances and interactively create requests for near real-time observation data based on the available sensors, phenomena, observations etc. using thematic, temporal, and spatial filtering.

Version: 0.4.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.4.0)
Imports: dplyr, httr, methods, parsedate, sp, stats, stringr, uuid, xml2 (≥ 1.2.2)
Suggests: readr, spacetime, leaflet, leafpop, mapdata, maps, maptools, mapview, xts, testthat, rgdal, knitr, rmarkdown, webmockr, kableExtra, skimr, clipr
Published: 2020-06-10
Author: Daniel Nuest ORCID iD [cre, aut], Edzer Pebesma ORCID iD [ctb], Ben Graeler ORCID iD [aut], Benjamin Pross [aut], Eike Hinderk Juerrens [aut], 52┬░North Initiative for Geospatial Open Source Software GmbH [cph]
Maintainer: Daniel Nuest <daniel.nuest at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-GB
Citation: sos4R citation info
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: sos4R results


Reference manual: sos4R.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to OGC SWE and SOS
SOS operations
Extending sos4R and advanced configuration
Wrapper Functions for easier SOS access
1. sos4R Quickstart
Package source: sos4R_0.4.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: sos4R_0.4.1.tgz, r-oldrel: sos4R_0.4.1.tgz
Old sources: sos4R archive


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