BackForward Variable: Ground water

Full name Ground water
Definition Amount of water present beneath the ground surface per unit area
Measuring Units m Uncertainty Units m
Horizontal Res Units km Vertical Res Units
Stability Units m (Stability /decade)


Comment: Definitions and unit TBC by the terrestrial climate and hydrology community
Last modified:
Applied in OSCAR/Space Gap Analysis: No
  • Domain: Terrestrial
    • Sub-domain: Land surface
      • Variable: Ground water
        • Measured in Layers:
          • Land surface
  • Cross-cutting themes:

Requirements defined for Ground water  (1)

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
667 Ground water Land surface Climate-TOPC (deprecated) 5 m
7 m
10 m
1 km
2 km
10 km
30 d
70 d
360 d
30 d
45 d
90 d
Global land firm 2007-07-19 TOPC