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Tool for producing high quality forecasts for time series data (by Facebook)

What is Prophet?

Prophet is a procedure for forecasting time series data. It is based on an additive model where non-linear trends are fit with yearly and weekly seasonality, plus holidays. It works best with daily periodicity data with at least one year of historical data. Prophet is robust to missing data, shifts in the trend, and large outliers.
Prophet is a tool in the Forecasting category of a tech stack.
Prophet is an open source tool with 10.5K GitHub stars and 2.8K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Prophet's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Prophet?

4 companies reportedly use Prophet in their tech stacks, including Facebook, Hive, and Humai NL BV.

30 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Prophet.

Why developers like Prophet?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Prophet

Prophet Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Prophet?
This API currently provides forecasting for timeseries data that you can test below. You can use it to forecast energy comsuption, temperature, or any other timeseries data which has some seasonality effect.

Prophet's Followers
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