chirps: API Client for CHIRPS and CHIRTS

API Client for the Climate Hazards Center 'CHIRPS' and 'CHIRTS'. The 'CHIRPS' data is a quasi-global (50°S – 50°N) high-resolution (0.05 arc-degrees) rainfall data set, which incorporates satellite imagery and in-situ station data to create gridded rainfall time series for trend analysis and seasonal drought monitoring. 'CHIRTS' is a quasi-global (60°S – 70°N), high-resolution data set of daily maximum and minimum temperatures. For more details on 'CHIRPS' and 'CHIRTS' data please visit its official home page <>.

Version: 0.1.4
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0), methods
Imports: httr, jsonlite, sf, stats, terra (≥ 1.2-10)
Suggests: climatrends, knitr, markdown, rmarkdown, testthat (≥ 2.1.0), vcr (≥ 0.5)
Published: 2022-01-13
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.chirps
Author: Kauê de Sousa ORCID iD [aut, cre], Adam H. Sparks ORCID iD [aut], Aniruddha Ghosh ORCID iD [aut], Pete Peterson [ctb] (API Client implementation), 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_0.1.4.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): chirps_0.1.4.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): chirps_0.1.4.tgz, r-release (x86_64): chirps_0.1.4.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): chirps_0.1.4.tgz
Old sources: chirps archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: WES
Reverse suggests: apsimx, climatrends, gosset


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