Variable: River discharge

Definition
Full name River discharge
Definition Volume of water flowing through a river per unit of time
Measuring Units m^3 . s^-1 Uncertainty Units m^3 . s^-1
Horizontal Res Units m Vertical Res Units
Stability Units m^3 . s^-1 (Stability /decade)

 

Comment:
Last modified: 2011-06-23
Classification
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Sub-domain: Land surface
      • Variable: River discharge
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Land surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for River discharge  (3)

This tables shows all related requirements. For more operations/filtering, please consult the full list of Requirements
Note: In reading the values, goal is marked blue, breakthrough green and threshold orange

Id Variable Layer App Area Uncertainty Stability / decade Hor Res Ver Res Obs Cyc Timeliness Coverage Conf Level Val Date Source
522 River discharge Land surface Ocean Applications 0.01 m^3 . s^-1
0.05 m^3 . s^-1
0.1 m^3 . s^-1
100 m
0.5 m
1 m
6 h
24 h
3 d
24 h
2 d
3 d
Global land firm 2011-03-07 JCOMM (Ali Mafimbo)
676 River discharge Land surface Climate-TOPC (deprecated) 5 m^3 . s^-1
7 m^3 . s^-1
10 m^3 . s^-1
10 m
20 m
100 m
60 min
2 h
7 h
30 d
45 d
90 d
Global land reasonable 2007-07-19 TOPC
818 River discharge Land surface Climate Monitoring (GCOS) 24 h Global reasonable 2019-09-30 GCOS-200: The Global Observing System for Climate: Implementation Needs (Published 2016)