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Find out how loud that file is

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How loud is that file? Sounds simple, right? Check out for information about loudness standards.


Give pyLoudness an audio file and it will give you a dictionary.


import pyloudness
loudness_stats = pyloudness.get_loudness("test.wav")



'True Peak': {
'Peak': 0.4
'Loudness Range': {
'LRA': 8.4,
'Threshold': -39.8,
'LRA High': -16.9,
'LRA Low': -25.3
'Integrated Loudness': {
'I': -19.2,
'Threshold': -29.8


pyLoudness requires ffmpeg


sudo apt-get install ffmpeg



pip install pyloudness



ffmpeg -nostats -i file_location -filter_complex ebur128=peak=true -f null -


- **Jason Rigden**


This project is licensed under the MIT License

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