Sibada/scPDSI: Calculation of the Conventional and Self-Calibrating Palmer Drought Severity Index.
Version 0.1.0

Calculating the monthly conventional and self-calibrating Palmer Drought Severity Index (PDSI and scPDSI) using the precipitation and potential evapotranspiration data. The function to calculate PDSI is based on the C++ source codes developed by Nathan Wells, Steve Goddard and Michael J. Hayes, University of Nebraska¡ªLincoln. Reference: Palmer W. Meteorological drought[J]. U.s.department of Commerce Weather Bureau Research Paper, 1965. Wells N, Goddard S, Hayes M J. A Self-Calibrating Palmer Drought Severity Index[J]. Journal of Climate, 2010, 17(12):2335-2351.

Getting started

Package details

Maintainer
LicenseGPL-3
Version0.1.0
URL https://github.com/Sibada/scPDSI
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("devtools")
library(devtools)
install_github("Sibada/scPDSI")
Sibada/scPDSI documentation built on Sept. 22, 2018, 5:34 a.m.