DEPRECATED. Download data from the Catalan automatic weather station network (XEMA from Servei Meteorològic de Catalunya)
String with the SMC API key (the procedure to apply for an api key is explained in https://apidocs.meteocat.gencat.cat/ ).
Boolean flag. Are data to be returned at a daily or hourly scale?
An object of class
Date. By default the current day in the case of
downloadSMCcurrentday(). In the case of
downloadSMCstationlist() a date for which operational stations are queried. In the case of
downloadSMChistorical, the function returns the whole month the first date selected is in (implementation in package
A string vector containing station ids (the list of stations for which climatic series are available is given by
NULL, all available stations are queried. Otherwise, only the data corresponding to the specified stations will be returned.
export = FALSE the downloaded data is stored in memory. Otherwise the result is written on the disk (using the format specified in
Output directory for downloaded meteorology.
Format of meteorological data. Current accepted formats are
The name of the file that will store the meta data describing all written files.
Boolean flag to print process information.
API key needs to be requested from SMC (https://apidocs.meteocat.gencat.cat/).
downloadSMCstationlist returns a
SpatialPointsDataFrame-class object containing the list of SMC operational weather stations for the date given.
downloadSMCcurrentday downloads recent weather (the last 24h or the weather for a given date) from all currently available stations and returns data frame if
daily_meteoland = FALSE or a
SpatialPointsDataFrame-class object with observations aggregated at the daily scale otherwise.
downloadSMChistorical downloads historical daily weather corresponding to a given time period from a set (or all currently available) stations. Results are returned (or exported) after formatting data as a
variable_code = NULL, or as a data frame otherwise.
Since ver. 1.0.1, weather data download functions included in
meteoland make internal calls to functions in package
meteospain. For an enhanced flexibility, users are recommended to call functions in
meteospain themselves, and then to use function
reshapemeteospain to generate data suitable for
Servei Meteorològic de Catalunya (SMC) should be acknowledged as author of information when accessing weather data with these functions.