stations: Data frame containing stations' information

Description Usage Format Author(s) References Examples

Description

Data frame containing stations' information of merged daily observations from the Global Surface Summary of Day (GSOD) with European Climate Assessment & Data set (ECA&D) for the month July 2011.

Usage

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Format

The stations contains the following columns:

staid

character; station ID from GSOD or ECA&D data set

lon

numeric; longitude coordinate

lat

numeric; longitude coordinate

elev_1m

numeric; elevation derived from station metadata in m

data_source

Factor; data source, GSOD or ECA&D

station_name

character; station name

Author(s)

Milan Kilibarda and Tomislav Hengl

References

Examples

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## load data:
data(stations)
str(stations)
library(sp)
coordinates(stations) <-~ lon +lat
stations@proj4string <-CRS('+proj=longlat +datum=WGS84')
plot(stations)

Example output

'data.frame':	13297 obs. of  6 variables:
 $ staid       : chr  "1" "10" "100" "1000" ...
 $ lon         : num  14.8 18.05 41.47 21.2 6.13 ...
 $ lat         : num  56.9 59.4 52.7 56.2 51.6 ...
 $ elev_1m     : num  166 44 160 18 32 125 9 49 327 17 ...
 $ data_source : chr  "ECA" "ECA" "ECA" "ECA" ...
 $ station_name: chr  "VAEXJOE" "STOCKHOLM" "TAMBOV" "RUCAVA" ...
NOTE: rgdal::checkCRSArgs: no proj_defs.dat in PROJ.4 shared files

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