Dataset.var(dim=None, keep_attrs=False, **kwargs)

Reduce this Dataset’s data by applying numpy.var along some dimension(s).


dim : str or sequence of str, optional

Dimension(s) over which to apply func. By default func is applied over all dimensions.

keep_attrs : bool, optional

If True, the attributes (attrs) will be copied from the original object to the new one. If False (default), the new object will be returned without attributes.

**kwargs : dict

Additional keyword arguments passed on to numpy.var.


reduced : Dataset

New Dataset object with numpy.var applied to its data and the indicated dimension(s) removed.