Make Room For Ylabel Using AxesgridΒΆ

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt

from mpl_toolkits.axes_grid1 import make_axes_locatable
from mpl_toolkits.axes_grid1.axes_divider import make_axes_area_auto_adjustable


plt.figure()
ax = plt.axes([0, 0, 1, 1])

ax.set_yticks([0.5])
ax.set_yticklabels(["very long label"])

make_axes_area_auto_adjustable(ax)
make room for ylabel using axesgrid
plt.figure()
ax1 = plt.axes([0, 0, 1, 0.5])
ax2 = plt.axes([0, 0.5, 1, 0.5])

ax1.set_yticks([0.5])
ax1.set_yticklabels(["very long label"])
ax1.set_ylabel("Y label")

ax2.set_title("Title")

make_axes_area_auto_adjustable(ax1, pad=0.1, use_axes=[ax1, ax2])
make_axes_area_auto_adjustable(ax2, pad=0.1, use_axes=[ax1, ax2])
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fig = plt.figure()
ax1 = plt.axes([0, 0, 1, 1])
divider = make_axes_locatable(ax1)

ax2 = divider.new_horizontal("100%", pad=0.3, sharey=ax1)
ax2.tick_params(labelleft=False)
fig.add_axes(ax2)

divider.add_auto_adjustable_area(use_axes=[ax1], pad=0.1,
                                 adjust_dirs=["left"])
divider.add_auto_adjustable_area(use_axes=[ax2], pad=0.1,
                                 adjust_dirs=["right"])
divider.add_auto_adjustable_area(use_axes=[ax1, ax2], pad=0.1,
                                 adjust_dirs=["top", "bottom"])

ax1.set_yticks([0.5])
ax1.set_yticklabels(["very long label"])

ax2.set_title("Title")
ax2.set_xlabel("X - Label")

plt.show()
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Total running time of the script: ( 0 minutes 1.134 seconds)

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