Python module for the qwiic bme280 sensor, which is part of the SparkFun Qwiic Environmental Combo Breakout
This python package is a port of the existing SparkFun BME280 Arduino Library
This package can be used in conjunction with the overall SparkFun qwiic Python Package
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The qwiic BME280 Python package current supports the following platforms:
This repository is hosted on PyPi as the sparkfun-qwiic-bme280 package. On systems that support PyPi installation via pip, this library is installed using the following commands
For all users (note: the user must have sudo privileges):
sudo pip install sparkfun-qwiic-bme280
For the current user:
pip install sparkfun-qwiic-bme280
To install, make sure the setuptools package is installed on the system.
Direct installation at the command line:
python setup.py install
To build a package for use with pip:
python setup.py sdist
A package file is built and placed in a subdirectory called dist. This package file can be installed using pip.
cd dist pip install sparkfun_qwiic_bme280-<version>.tar.gz
See the examples directory for more detailed use examples.
import qwiic_bme280 import time import sys def runExample(): print("\nSparkFun BME280 Sensor Example 1\n") mySensor = qwiic_bme280.QwiicBme280() if mySensor.isConnected() == False: print("The Qwiic BME280 device isn't connected to the system. Please check your connection", \ file=sys.stderr) return mySensor.begin() while True: print("Humidity:\t%.3f" % mySensor.humidity) print("Pressure:\t%.3f" % mySensor.pressure) print("Altitude:\t%.3f" % mySensor.altitude_feet) print("Temperature:\t%.2f" % mySensor.temperature_fahrenheit) print("") time.sleep(1)