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R + Shiny app

An automatic Shiny + R tool to produce wind roses starting from very simply formatted csv files




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Development status: stable

Software functionality

Makeing wind roses from simple csv files

  • data visualization
  • detailed information

    windrose stable

    R + Shiny app

    Last release 2021-07-21 (stable)

    Type of maintenance community

    Technical contact

    Paolo Veronesi

    Extended description

    A very simple tool to do something not so easy when using standard spreadsheets: wind roses. Based on the majestic openair package (, this simple tools allows the user to upload a easily formatted csv file (a demo file is provided) and automatically produces a 24h wind rose, a daylight wind rose and a nighttime wind rose. Some basic options are provided. The images can be exported as png. A working demo can be seen at:

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