Ncview is a visual browser for netCDF format files. Typically you would use ncview to get a quick and easy, push-button look at your netCDF files. You can view simple movies of the data, view along various dimensions, take a look at the actual data values, change color maps, invert the data, etc.
Availability and Restrictions
The following versions of Ncview are available on OSC clusters:
You can use
module spider ncview to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.
Ncview is available to all OSC users without restriction.
Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type
David W. Pierce, Open source
Usage on Owens
To configure your environment for use of Ncview, run the following command:
module load ncview. The default version will be loaded. To select a particular Ncview version, use
module load ncview/version. For example, use
module load ncview/2.1.7 to load Ncview 2.1.7.