satpy.readers.osisaf_l3_nc module

A reader for OSI-SAF level 3 products in netCDF format.

class satpy.readers.osisaf_l3_nc.OSISAFL3NCFileHandler(filename, filename_info, filetype_info, auto_maskandscale=False, xarray_kwargs=None, cache_var_size=0, cache_handle=False)[source]

Bases: NetCDF4FileHandler

Reader for the OSISAF l3 netCDF format.

Initialize object.

_get_ds_units(ds_info, var_path)[source]

Find the units of the datasets.


Set up the EASE grid.


Get grid in case of filename info being used.


Get grid in case of filetype info being used.


Set up the EASE grid.


Get instrument name.


Get platform name.


Set up the polar stereographic grid.

static _parse_datetime(datestr)[source]
property end_time

Get the end time.


Get the area definition, which varies depending on file type and structure.

get_dataset(dataset_id, ds_info)[source]

Load a dataset.

property start_time

Get the start time.