I have a map with graduated symbology, with 328 unique values. I would like add a legend to my map (as in the picture), illustrating that light blue indicates low values and dark blue high values. I have done this in ArcGIS before. Is there a way to do this in QGIS as well?

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Not sure there's a simple process to achieve this in QGIS, atleast not that I know of.

  • To get a similar legend icon, you can follow this link: Continuous color band for a raster legend in QGIS composer legend.

  • To get the legend to say High or Low, you can achieve this by deleting everything inside the Legend Format textbox and then manually type "High" and "Low" in the symbol containing the maximum and minimum values respectively:

Graduated Legend Format

Composer legend

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