bomdata (github)

An R package for interfacing with the Australian Bureau of Meteorology’s climate data service. It retrieves site metadata and daily precipitation values, with facilities for efficiently bulk downloading many sites.

climatedata (github)

An R package that simplifies downloading a few climate indices.

lorem-rss (github)

A webservice that generates Lorem Ipsum RSS at specified intervals, available at http://lorem-rss.herokuapp.com.