Create, edit, visualise, analyse and publish geospatial information!

QGIS for Mac

QGIS for Mac

  -  1.6 GB  -  Open Source
  • Latest Version

    QGIS 3.38.0 LATEST

  • Review by

    Sophia Jones

  • Operating System

    macOS 10.13 High Sierra or later

  • User Rating

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  • Author / Product

    Gary Sherman / External Link

  • Filename

    qgis-macos-pr.dmg

QGIS for Mac (Geographic Information System) is advanced geospatial database software that allows users not only to create their own geospatial information with a wide variety of tools for visualization, editing, analytics, and publishing but also in-depth features for taking advantage of such geospatial data. This includes tasks such as analyzing the spatial patterns of specific areas to determine the best possible location for a specific retail service or viewing city-wide spatial trends for the planning of new travel routes, expansions of residential areas, and much more.

No matter if you are an ambitious business owner or a part of an organization seeking to expand its influence, Quantum GIS for macOS has the potential to reshape your approach to location planning, promotion and project management. Business users can especially take great advantage of modern geospatial databases, enabling them to quickly glance whether the desired area of the city or town and see the wide variety of data that may impact the success of that business, including pedestrian travel paths, presence of nearby competing businesses and even frequency of visits to various points in the area, all with in-depth tools for more granular data analytics.

Built as an open source package that was spun off from the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo) project and licensed under GNU General Public License, users can access the full capabilities of QGIS for Mac on any modern home PC (Linux, Unix, Mac OSX, Windows (both 32-bit and 64-bit) and also on the go on Android smartphones and tablets.

With full support for numerous vector, raster, and database formats and functionalities, the software represents the best way for determining useful spatial patterns of a certain area.

Features and Highlights
  • View data – Users can easily load and overlay vector or raster data in different image formats, with a wide array of advanced features for more seasoned database management users.
  • Evolved User Interface – One of the core abilities of The tool is support for composing and interactive exploration of special data. The user interface supports for on-the-fly reprojection, overview panel, spatial bookmarks, annotation tools, identify/select features, edit/view/search attributes, data-defined feature labeling, support for saving and restoring projects, north arrow scale bar and copyright label for maps, and much more.
  • Create, edit, manage and export data – The app allows creating, editing, managing and exporting vector and raster layer in several formats, with access to advanced tools such as GPS data integration, visualization and editing of OpenStreetMap data, improved handling of spatial database tables, digitizing tools for OGR-supported formats and GRASS vector layers, creating and edit shapefiles and GRASS vector layers, exporting screenshots as georeferenced images, and much more.
  • Analyze data – Access advanced analytics tools such as vector analysis, sampling, geoprocessing, geometry, database management tools, GRASS tools and more.
  • Publish maps on the Internet – Take advantage of the QuantumGIS ability to work as a WMS, WMTS, WMS-C or WFS and WFS-T client, and as a WMS, WCS or WFS server, and web server with UMN MapServer or GeoServer.
  • Extend QGIS functionality through plugins – Take advantage of the future-proof extensible plugin architecture and libraries for the creation of new custom plugins.
  • Wide Array of Core Plugins
  • Support for Python Console
  • Support for External Python Plugins
  • And more.
Also Available: Download QGIS for Windows

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What's new in this version:

QGIS 3.38.0
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QGIS 3.36.3
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QGIS 3.36.2
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QGIS 3.36.1
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QGIS 3.36.0
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QGIS 3.34.3
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QGIS 3.34.2
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QGIS 3.34.1
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QGIS 3.32.3
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QGIS 3.32.2
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QGIS 3.32.0
- The developer community has introduced several new features and improvements to leverage the potential of geospatial data
- Amongst numerous quality of life improvements across a broad spectrum of existing features, the 3.32 release features the long awaited functionality for Native Point Cloud Processing in QGIS, allowing QGIS Desktop to become a powerful processing utility for LiDAR data.
- This milestone achievement is thanks in large part to the contributions of the community to the effective crowd funding campaign which funded this development, the QGIS community and Enhancement Proposals used for the effective governance of these contributions, the collaborative efforts of the development agencies involved, and of course the extraordinary contributions of individual developers who build these tools for the benefit of all.
- This release also includes a wide variety of developer experience enhancements, extensions to new functionalities like the profile plots and processing frameworks, and a new framework for sensor data to tightly integrate QGIS with data collection apparatus and facilitate the creation of next-generation intelligent solutions.


QGIS 3.30.3
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QGIS 3.30.1
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QGIS 3.30.0
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QGIS 3.28.4
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QGIS 3.28.3
- Firenze introduces various feature updates, UX modifications, usability enhancements, and improved integration with various proprietary services and data backends


QGIS 3.28.2
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QGIS 3.28.1
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QGIS 3.28.0
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QGIS 3.26.3
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QGIS 3.26.2
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QGIS 3.26.1
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QGIS 3.26.0
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QGIS 3.24.3
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QGIS 3.24.2
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QGIS 3.24.1
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QGIS 3.22.3
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QGIS 3.22.2
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QGIS 3.22.1
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QGIS 3.22.0
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QGIS 3.20.3
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QGIS 3.20.2
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QGIS 3.20.0
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QGIS 3.18.3
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QGIS 3.18.2
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QGIS 3.18.1
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QGIS 3.18.0
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QGIS 3.16.2
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QGIS 3.16.1
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QGIS 3.16.0
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QGIS 3.14.16
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QGIS 3.14.15
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QGIS 3.14.1
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QGIS 3.14.0
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