python-grib - Python module for reading and writing GRIB files

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Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe amd64
Package name python-grib
Package version 2.0.1
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 881 B
Download size 191.24 KB
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Python module for reading and writing GRIB (editions 1 and 2) files.
GRIB is the World Meterological Organization standard for
distributing gridded data. The module is a Python interface
to the GRIB API C library from the
European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF).


Package Version Architecture Repository
python-grib_2.0.1-1_i386.deb 2.0.1 i386 Ubuntu Universe
python-grib - - -


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libc6 >= 2.4
libgrib-api-dev -
libgrib-api0 >= 1.14.3
libgrib2c-dev -
libgrib2c0d -
libjasper-dev -
libpng-dev -
python >= 2.7~
python << 2.8
python-numpy >= 1:1.10.0~b1
python-numpy-abi9 -
python-pyproj -
python3-grib >> 2.0.0-1
python:any >= 2.7.5-5~


Name Value
python2.7-grib -


Type URL
Binary Package python-grib_2.0.1-1_amd64.deb
Source Package pygrib

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install python-grib deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install python-grib




2016-01-27 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (2.0.1-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Change homepage from to github.
* Now build-depend on python-mpltoolkits.basemap
2015-06-25 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (2.0.0-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Remember to move the man pages, too. Closes: #789661.
* Put Vcs-Git into canonical form.
2015-06-22 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (2.0.0-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Add Replaces/Breaks to handle move of binaries in 2.0.0-1.
Closes: #789661. 
* Move watch file to point to pypi redirector rather than
2015-06-19 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (2.0.0-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Use xz compression.
* Build using pybuild.
* Move binaries from python-grib -> python3-grib. Add dependency on
python-grib to python3-grib.
* Now B-D on chrpath and libopenjpeg-dev. Need to chrpath libs.
2014-10-19 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (1.9.9-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Standards-Version: 3.9.6, no changes required.
* Fix from Rostislav Kouznetsov for segfault on 4-byte DRTs.
LP: #1308040.
* Fix Section from doc to python.
* Acknowledge older Ubuntu bugs now fixed: LP: #1362109, #1308039.
2014-09-01 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (1.9.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release
* Move to Standards-Version: 3.9.5.
* Move python-grib-docs to section: doc
* Fix spelling mistake in description.
* python modules now depend on -dev versions of libraries they use.
Closes: #760130.
2013-11-27 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (1.9.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Add upstream changelog: debian/changelog.upstream.
2013-11-08 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (1.9.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Includes man pages from Debian.
* Move to debhelper 9.
2013-08-30 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (1.9.6-3) unstable; urgency=low
[Alastair McKinstry]
* Add dependencies for python3.
[Scott Kidderman]
* Finish Python 3 support (Closes: #721209).
- Build with python3 and buildsystem pybuild
- Add dh-python to build-dep for pybuild
- Add python3-nuumpy to build-depends and add dh_numpy3 to debian/rules
- Simplify debian/rules
- Add python3-grib to debian/control
- Move documentation and examples to common python-grib-doc package
- Add python/3-grib.install 
2013-06-06 - Alastair McKinstry <>
pygrib (1.9.6-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix error in updated patch; macros was not set, causing failure on
64-bit systems.

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