xhistogram is compatible with python 3. It requires numpy and, optionally, xarray.

Installation from Conda Forge

The easiest way to install xhistogram along with its dependencies is via conda forge:

conda install -c conda-forge xhistogram

Installation from Pip

An alternative is to use pip:

pip install xhistogram

This will install the latest release from pypi.

Installation from GitHub

xhistogram is under active development. To obtain the latest development version, you may clone the source repository and install it:

git clone
cd xhistogram
python install

or simply:

pip install git+

Users are encouraged to fork xhistogram and submit issues and pull requests.