cf.DimensionCoordinate.direction¶

DimensionCoordinate.
direction
()[source]¶ Return True if the dimension coordinate values are increasing, otherwise return False.
Dimension coordinates values are increasing if its coordinate values are increasing in index space.
The direction is inferred from one of, in order of precedence:
The data array
The bounds data array
The
units
CF property
 Returns
bool
Whether or not the coordinate is increasing.
Examples
>>> c.array array([ 0 30 60]) >>> c.direction() True
>>> c.bounds.array array([ 30 0]) >>> c.direction() False