- baseflow_index(series, normalize=True)[source]#
Baseflow index according to Organization .
series (pandas.Series) – Pandas Series with DatetimeIndex and head values.
normalize (bool, optional) – normalize the time series to values between zero and one.
- Return type:
Adapted analogously to its application in streamflow. Here, a baseflow time series is separated from a 5‐day minimum groundwater head in a moving window. BFI equals the total sum of heads of original time series divided by the total sum of heads from the baseflow type of time series.