Keech Byram Drought Index and McArthur’s Forest Fire Danger Index

kbdi-ffdi is a Python package for calculating the Keech-Byram Drought Index (KBDI) and McArthur’s Forest Fire Danger Index (FFDI) from daily surface-level meteorological data. KBDI and FFDI are commonly used metrics for assessing drought and fire danger in South Africa and Australia. With the kbdi-ffdi Python package, you can compute KBDI and FFDI from csv data or netCDF data and save the results.

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