NetCDF  4.9.2
NetCDF Documentation

Language specific programming guides are available for netCDF for the C, C++, Fortran 77, Fortran 90, and Java APIs:

  • C - The NetCDF C Interface Guide.
  • C++ - The NetCDF C++ Interface Guide.
  • Fortran 77 - The NetCDF Fortran 77 Interface Guide.
  • Fortran 90 - The NetCDF Fortran 90 Interface Guide.
  • Java - The netCDF-Java User Guide.

Man pages for the C, F77, and F90 interfaces, and ncgen and ncdump, are available on the documentation page of the netCDF web site (, and are installed with the libraries.

The latest version of all netCDF documentation can always be found at the netCDF documentation page.