chirps: API Client for CHIRPS

API Client for the Climate Hazards Group InfraRed Precipitation with Station Data 'CHIRPS'. The 'CHIRPS' data is a 35+ year quasi-global rainfall data set, which incorporates 0.05 arc-degrees resolution satellite imagery, and in-situ station data to create gridded rainfall time series for trend analysis and seasonal drought monitoring. For more details on 'CHIRPS' data please visit its official home page <>. Requests from large time series (> 10 years) and large geographic coverage (global scale) may take several minutes.

Version: 0.1.2
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0), methods
Imports: crul, jsonlite, sf, stats
Suggests: knitr, markdown, rmarkdown, testthat (≥ 2.1.0), vcr (≥ 0.5)
Published: 2020-07-13
Author: Kauê de Sousa ORCID iD [aut, cre], Adam H. Sparks ORCID iD [aut], William Ashmall [ctb] (API Client implementation), Jacob van Etten ORCID iD [ths], Svein Ø. Solberg ORCID iD [ths]
Maintainer: Kauê de Sousa <kaue.desousa at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-GB
Citation: chirps citation info
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: chirps results


Reference manual: chirps.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to chirps
Package source: chirps_0.1.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: chirps_0.1.2.tgz, r-oldrel: chirps_0.1.2.tgz
Old sources: chirps archive


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