rasterio 1.3.4


Fast and direct raster I/O for use with Numpy and SciPy

Fast and direct raster I/O for use with Numpy and SciPy

Stars: 1865, Watchers: 1865, Forks: 495, Open Issues: 132

The rasterio/rasterio repo was created 9 years ago and was last updated 2 days ago.
The project is very popular with an impressive 1865 github stars!

How to Install rasterio

You can install rasterio using pip

pip install rasterio

or add it to a project with poetry

poetry add rasterio

Package Details

Sean Gillies
GitHub Repo


  • Multimedia/Graphics/Graphics Conversion
  • Scientific/Engineering/GIS
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Code Examples

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GitHub Issues

The rasterio package has 132 open issues on GitHub

  • [Pleiades-Neo] New RPC nomenclature
  • Segmentation fault when calling rasterio.features.rasterize with specific LineString geometries
  • resterio writes all zeros when using a combination of float64, compress="zstd", predictor=2.
  • Window (boundless) with negative offset may result in resampling
  • Update error message wording if a driver is not found
  • Remove type specific precision behavior of rowcol
  • Conflicting meaning of negative offsets in Window.from_bounds vs Window.from_slices
  • Move filepath plugin handler registration to _env
  • window.from_bounds is slightly offset without precision=0.0
  • DatasetReader.res returns wrong value
  • ENH: Allow specifying PYTHON_VERSION in Dockerfile
  • ERROR 4 when closing a COG file
  • Accelerate rasterio.sample.sample_gen
  • 1.3.0 release
  • CRS linear units show as "unknown" for EPSG:4326 – Latitude/Longitude. Should show "Degree" instead

See more issues on GitHub

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