Global Runoff Database
The Global Runoff Database at GRDC is a unique collection of river discharge
data collected at daily or monthly intervals from more than 8000 stations in 157
countries. This adds up to around 320.000 station-years with an average record
length of 40 years. The GRDC provides discharge data and data products for
The GRDC operates under the auspices of the World Meteorological Organisation
(WMO) and supports research on climate variability and global change. The German
Federal Institute of Hydrology (Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde or BfG) hosts
the GRDC in Koblenz near the confluence of the Moselle and
For references, please go to www.eea.europa.eu/soer or scan the QR code.
This briefing is part of the EEA's report The European Environment - State and Outlook 2015. The EEA is an official agency of the EU, tasked with providing information on Europe’s environment.
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