Tutorial series on working with CF-NetCDF files using Python

By lukem |

Want to learn how to work with NetCDF files? Know a bit of Python? Maybe this tutorial series can help you.


This course has been designed to help you understand NetCDF files, get data out of them and create your own NetCDF files. You will learn how to plot data from NetCDF files, convert data to CSV, loop through a THREDDS catalogue and access data over the internet using OPeNDAP.

The course is suitable for beginners who know nothing about NetCDF files and those who are new to Python. However, more experienced users should also be able to learn a lot from this course. Each chapter is accompanied by a YouTube video.

Course contents: 

01: Opening and understanding - https://youtu.be/699jkjLJGyM 

02: Creating plots - https://youtu.be/67EPSK7VKC4 

03: To dataframe (CSV, Excel) - https://youtu.be/rgBqsqwvvcc 

04: Creating a NetCDF file - https://youtu.be/a5QvdSffqrM 

05: How many files should you create? - https://youtu.be/1D6yc-R9abU 

06: Batch creating NetCDF files - https://youtu.be/TjL23unMMWI 

07: Combining data from multiple NetCDF files - https://youtu.be/AbLRV5YUW2g