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Overview of Zarr

.zarr is a data format for chunked, N-dimensional arrays.

Zarr integrates direclty with Xarray.

Zarr website

Zarr dependes on NumPy and can save data from NumPy arrays. When paired with Dask , Zarr's parallel processing and file transfers increases the read/write speed of your NumPy array data.

The power of Zarr is most easily explained when working with it on the cloud.

Examples using Zarr

Microsoft Planetary Computer

Hands On

Let's drop right into a Jupyter Notebook for a high level overview of Zarr


Last update: 2022-11-15