Download and Use CRU CL2.0 Climatology Data in R

Provides functions that automate downloading and importing University of East Anglia Climate Research Unit (CRU) CL2.0 climatology data into R, facilitates the calculation of minimum temperature and maximum temperature and formats the data into a tidy data frame or a list of raster stack objects for use in an R session. CRU CL2.0 data are a gridded climatology of 1961-1990 monthly means released in 2002 and cover all land areas (excluding Antarctica) at 10-minute resolution. For more information see the description of the data provided by the University of East Anglia Climate Research Unit, <>.


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0.1.4 by Adam Sparks, 2 months ago

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Authors: Adam Sparks [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports curl, dplyr, plyr, purrr, raster, tidyr, utils

Suggests testthat, knitr, rmarkdown, covr

See at CRAN