weathercan: Download Weather Data from Environment and Climate Change Canada

Provides means for downloading historical weather data from the Environment and Climate Change Canada website (<>). Data can be downloaded from multiple stations and over large date ranges and automatically processed into a single dataset. Tools are also provided to identify stations either by name or proximity to a location.

Version: 0.6.2
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.0)
Imports: dplyr (≥ 1.0.0), httr (≥ 1.4.2), lubridate (≥ 1.7.1), memoise (≥ 2.0.0), methods (≥ 3.2.2), purrr (≥ 0.3.4), rlang (≥ 0.1.4), readr (≥ 2.0.0), rvest (≥ 0.3.4), stringi (≥ 1.1.2), stringr (≥ 1.4.0), tidyr (≥ 1.1.3), tidyselect (≥ 1.0.0), xml2 (≥ 0.1.2), rappdirs (≥ 0.3.3)
Suggests: devtools, ggplot2, htmltools, knitr, leaflet, lutz, mockery, naniar, rmarkdown, sf, sp, testthat, vcr (≥ 1.0.2)
Published: 2021-12-01
Author: Steffi LaZerte ORCID iD [aut, cre], Sam Albers ORCID iD [ctb], Nick Brown ORCID iD [ctb], Kevin Cazelles ORCID iD [ctb]
Maintainer: Steffi LaZerte <steffi at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Language: en-CA
Citation: weathercan citation info
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: weathercan results


Reference manual: weathercan.pdf
Vignettes: Flags and codes
Weather: Terms and Units
Climate Normals: Terms and Units
Climate Normals
Getting Started


Package source: weathercan_0.6.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel: not available
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): weathercan_0.6.2.tgz, r-release (x86_64): weathercan_0.6.2.tgz, r-oldrel: weathercan_0.6.2.tgz
Old sources: weathercan archive


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