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Symbol

Explanation

Dimension

A
A
b
cp
CR
d
E
ea
Eatm
Ei
Eo
Ep = Epot
Epan
Es
es
Esnow
Et
ew
F
f
h
H
h
I
I
k
kpan
n
N
n
O
P
P
p
Pa
Q
q
Qg
Qs
R
r
R
RA
ra
RB
RC
rc

Surface area
Advected heat
River width
Specific heat of air (=1004 J kg-1 K-1)
Runoff coefficient
Rainfall depth
Total or actual evaporation
Actual vapor pressure
Evaporation from oceans and seas
Interception evaporation
Open water evaporation
Potential evaporation
Pan evaporation
Soil evaporation
Saturated vapor pressure
Sublimation of snow or ice
Transpiration
Vapor pressure at tw
Infiltration
Rainfall frequency
Relative humidity
Sensible heat flux
Water depth
Inflow
Rainfall intensity
Average residence time reservoir
Correction factor pan evaporation
Sunshine hours
Maximum amount of sun hours per day
Manning roughness coefficient
Outflow
Precipitation
Wetted perimeter river
Probability of exceedance
Effective precipitation
Runoff
Probability of non-exceedance
Seepage
Overland flow
Percolation
Albedo
Hydraulic radius
Extraterrestrial radiation
Aerodynamic resistance
Outgoing longwave radiation
Incoming shortwave radiation
Crop resistance

L2
M T-3
L
L2 T-2 -1
L
L T-1
M L-1 T-2
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
M L-1 T-2
L T-1
L T-1
M L-1 T-2
L T-1
T-1
M T-3
L
L T-1
L T-1
T
T
T
L1/3 T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L T-1
L
M T-3
T L-1
M T-3
M T-3
T L-1

RN
S
s
S
Sa
SE
Sg
So
Ss
Su
Sw
T
t
T
ta
tc
td
tw
v
y

Net radiation
Storage
Slope of the saturation vapor pressure
curve
Slope (energy slope)
Storage in the atmosphere
Energy stored in the ground
Ground water storage
Storage in oceans and seas
Interception storage
Storage in unsaturated zone
Storage in water bodies
Time scale of the process
Rainfall duration
Return period
Air temperature (in C)
Time of concentration
Dew point temperature (in C)
Wet bulb temperature (in C)
Stream velocity
Reduced variable
Psychrometric constant (=0,066
kPa/C)
Latent heat of vaporization coefficient
(=2,45 MJ/kg)
Density of water (=1000 kg m3)
Density of air (=1,205 kg m3)
Stefan Bolzmann coefficient (=4.9 x 103 J d-1 m-2 K-4)

M T-3
L
M L-1 T-1
L
M T-2
L
L
L
L
L
T
T
T

L T-1
M L-1 T-3
L2 T-2

M L-3
M L-3
M T-3 -4