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.
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.