worldmet (version 0.9.2)

worldmet: Access surface meteorological data from the NOAA Integrated Surface Database from around the world


This package contains functions to import surface meteorolgical data from over 30,000 sites around the world. These data are curated by NOAA as part of the Integrated Surface Database (ISD).



If you access these data using the worldmet package please give full acknowledgement to NOAA ISD. Users should also take a note of the usage restrictions.

These data work well with the openair package that has been developed to analyse air pollution data.


For general information of the ISD see and the map here

See Also

See for information on the related openair package.