Impact model: HBV-PIK

HBV-PIK is one of the 15 regional hydrology models following the ISIMIP2a protocol which form the base of simulations for the ISIMIP2a regional water sector outputs; for a full technical description of the ISIMIP2a Simulation Data from Water (regional) Sector, see this DOI link: http://doi.org/10.5880/PIK.2018.007

Sector
Water (regional)
Region
regional
Contact Person

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Basic information
Person Responsible For Model Simulations In This Simulation Round: Tobias Vetter (vetter@pik-potsdam.de)
Output Data
Experiments: historical (Rhine, Niger, Yellow)
Climate Drivers: WATCH (WFD)
Date: 2017-02-20
Resolution
Spatial Aggregation: regular grid
Spatial Resolution: 0.5°x0.5°
Temporal Resolution Of Input Data: Climate Variables: daily
Input data sets used
Observed Atmospheric Climate Data Sets Used: WATCH (WFD)
Climate Variables: tasmax, tas, tasmin, rlds, wind, rhs, rsds, pr
Spin-up
Was A Spin-Up Performed?: Yes
Management & Adaptation Measures
Management: Not included
Soil
Soil Layers: One soil layers, 2 soil parameters
Routing
Runoff Routing: A simple time lag method
Vegetation
How Is Vegetation Represented?: Fixed monthly plant characteristics
Methods
Potential Evapotranspiration: Blaney–Criddle
Snow Melt: Degree-day method