hydroscoper is an R interface to the Greek National Data Bank for Hydrological and Meteorological Information, Hydroscope. For more details checkout the package’s website and the vignettes:


Install the stable release from CRAN with:


You can install the development version from GitHub with:

Using hydroscoper

The functions that are provided by hydroscoper are:

  • get_stations, get_timeseries, ..., etc. family functions, to retrieve tibbles with Hydroscope’s data for a given data source.
  • get_data, to retrieve a tibble with time series’ values.
  • hydro_coords, to convert Hydroscope’s points’ raw format to a tibble.
  • hydro_translate to translate various terms and names from Greek to English.

The data sets that are provided by hydroscoper are:

  • stations a tibble with stations’ data from Hydroscope.
  • timeseries a tibble with time series’ data from Hydroscope.
  • greece_borders a tibble with the borders of Greece.