EES 3310/5310

Working with climate data

Lab #2 on Mon., Jan 31

Lab report due Wed., Feb 9


This lab will introduce working with climate data using R and RMarkdown. We will download temperature and CO2 measurements from scientific archives of climate data and practice producing tables of measurements, making plots of the measurements, and analyzing the series of measurements to determine the trends over time (rates of increase or decrease).


Before you come to lab, please read the following documents:


Accept the assignment at GitHub Classroom at


Solutions for Lab Exercises: