Journal of Hydrology

(The median citation count of Journal of Hydrology is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
A survey on river water quality modelling using artificial intelligence models: 2000–2020323
Short-term runoff prediction with GRU and LSTM networks without requiring time step optimization during sample generation312
A review of remote sensing applications in agriculture for food security: Crop growth and yield, irrigation, and crop losses233
Ensemble machine learning paradigms in hydrology: A review227
Spatial prediction of groundwater potential mapping based on convolutional neural network (CNN) and support vector regression (SVR)198
Cotransport of heavy metals and SiO2 particles at different temperatures by seepage198
Evaluation of the ERA5 reanalysis precipitation dataset over Chinese Mainland192
Least square support vector machine and multivariate adaptive regression splines for streamflow prediction in mountainous basin using hydro-meteorological data as inputs161
A review of remote sensing applications for water security: Quantity, quality, and extremes153
Deep learning of subsurface flow via theory-guided neural network150
Flood susceptibility mapping with machine learning, multi-criteria decision analysis and ensemble using Dempster Shafer Theory149
Acid mine drainage from coal mining in the United States – An overview146
Long lead-time daily and monthly streamflow forecasting using machine learning methods140
Decomposition ensemble model based on variational mode decomposition and long short-term memory for streamflow forecasting136
Estimating daily reference evapotranspiration based on limited meteorological data using deep learning and classical machine learning methods132
A deep convolutional neural network model for rapid prediction of fluvial flood inundation130
XGBoost-based method for flash flood risk assessment126
A hybrid runoff generation modelling framework based on spatial combination of three runoff generation schemes for semi-humid and semi-arid watersheds121
Wavelet based hybrid ANN-ARIMA models for meteorological drought forecasting120
Complete ensemble empirical mode decomposition hybridized with random forest and kernel ridge regression model for monthly rainfall forecasts119
Quantitative contribution of climate change and human activities to vegetation cover variations based on GA-SVM model118
Real-time probabilistic forecasting of river water quality under data missing situation: Deep learning plus post-processing techniques118
Improved visualization for trend analysis by comparing with classical Mann-Kendall test and ITA117
Research on particle swarm optimization in LSTM neural networks for rainfall-runoff simulation116
A spatiotemporal deep fusion model for merging satellite and gauge precipitation in China115
Predicting flood susceptibility using LSTM neural networks113
Performance evaluation of satellite- and model-based precipitation products over varying climate and complex topography112
Streamflow forecasting using extreme gradient boosting model coupled with Gaussian mixture model111
Groundwater system and climate change: Present status and future considerations111
Climate change impact on short-duration extreme precipitation and intensity–duration–frequency curves over Europe102
Global data assessment and analysis of drought characteristics based on CMIP6101
Coupling a hybrid CNN-LSTM deep learning model with a Boundary Corrected Maximal Overlap Discrete Wavelet Transform for multiscale Lake water level forecasting100
Using an improved SWAT model to simulate hydrological responses to land use change: A case study of a catchment in tropical Australia99
Flood risk assessment using hybrid artificial intelligence models integrated with multi-criteria decision analysis in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam99
Coupling analysis of the heat-water dynamics and frozen depth in a seasonally frozen zone98
A physical process and machine learning combined hydrological model for daily streamflow simulations of large watersheds with limited observation data97
Improving streamflow prediction in the WRF-Hydro model with LSTM networks96
Causes and implications of groundwater depletion in India: A review96
Novel hybrid intelligence models for flood-susceptibility prediction: Meta optimization of the GMDH and SVR models with the genetic algorithm and harmony search95
Rainfall-runoff modelling using improved machine learning methods: Harris hawks optimizer vs. particle swarm optimization94
CatBoost: A new approach for estimating daily reference crop evapotranspiration in arid and semi-arid regions of Northern China94
Do ERA5 and ERA5-land precipitation estimates outperform satellite-based precipitation products? A comprehensive comparison between state-of-the-art model-based and satellite-based precipitation produ93
Forecasting of water level in multiple temperate lakes using machine learning models93
Root-induced changes of soil hydraulic properties – A review92
Root zone soil moisture estimation with Random Forest92
A comparative analysis of statistical and machine learning techniques for mapping the spatial distribution of groundwater salinity in a coastal aquifer91
Convolutional neural network approach for spatial prediction of flood hazard at national scale of Iran91
Comprehensive evaluation of hydrological drought and its relationships with meteorological drought in the Yellow River basin, China89
Evolutionary computational intelligence algorithm coupled with self-tuning predictive model for water quality index determination89
Flash flood susceptibility modelling using functional tree and hybrid ensemble techniques89
Water quality prediction using SWAT-ANN coupled approach89
Assessment of flash flood risk based on improved analytic hierarchy process method and integrated maximum likelihood clustering algorithm89
A novel attention-based LSTM cell post-processor coupled with bayesian optimization for streamflow prediction85
Investigating the impacts of climate change and human activities on hydrological drought using non-stationary approaches85
Evaluating the performance of random forest for large-scale flood discharge simulation84
Climate change impacts on water resources in the Upper Blue Nile (Abay) River Basin, Ethiopia84
Merging multiple satellite-based precipitation products and gauge observations using a novel double machine learning approach84
The key drivers for the changes in global water scarcity: Water withdrawal versus water availability82
Adequacy of Satellite-derived Precipitation Estimate for Hydrological Modeling in Vietnam Basins81
Modelling of daily lake surface water temperature from air temperature: Extremely randomized trees (ERT) versus Air2Water, MARS, M5Tree, RF and MLPNN80
Using machine learning models, remote sensing, and GIS to investigate the effects of changing climates and land uses on flood probability80
Utilizing GRACE-based groundwater drought index for drought characterization and teleconnection factors analysis in the North China Plain79
Application of extreme gradient boosting and parallel random forest algorithms for assessing groundwater spring potential using DEM-derived factors79
Long-term rainfall prediction using atmospheric synoptic patterns in semi-arid climates with statistical and machine learning methods78
Intensification of extreme precipitation in arid Central Asia78
Flood hazard mapping methods: A review78
Regional hydrological frequency analysis at ungauged sites with random forest regression78
Spatial predicting of flood potential areas using novel hybridizations of fuzzy decision-making, bivariate statistics, and machine learning78
Radial basis function artificial neural network (RBF ANN) as well as the hybrid method of RBF ANN and grey relational analysis able to well predict trihalomethanes levels in tap water78
Neurocomputing in surface water hydrology and hydraulics: A review of two decades retrospective, current status and future prospects77
Extreme value analysis dilemma for climate change impact assessment on global flood and extreme precipitation77
Evidence of shorter more extreme rainfalls and increased flood variability under climate change75
Modelling the impacts of climate and land use change on water security in a semi-arid forested watershed using InVEST75
Impact of land uses, drought, flood, wildfire, and cascading events on water quality and microbial communities: A review and analysis75
A review of the effects of tunnel excavation on the hydrology, ecology, and environment in karst areas: Current status, challenges, and perspectives74
Runoff changes in the major river basins of China and their responses to potential driving forces74
Reference evapotranspiration estimating based on optimal input combination and hybrid artificial intelligent model: Hybridization of artificial neural network with grey wolf optimizer algorithm74
Spatial-temporal variations in blue and green water resources, water footprints and water scarcities in a large river basin: A case for the Yellow River basin73
Sub-regional groundwater storage recovery in North China Plain after the South-to-North water diversion project73
Understanding the effects of Digital Elevation Model resolution in urban fluvial flood modelling73
Impact of land use and urbanization on river water quality and ecology in a dam dominated basin73
Potential of RT, bagging and RS ensemble learning algorithms for reference evapotranspiration prediction using climatic data-limited humid region in Bangladesh73
Impacts of climate change and reservoir operation on streamflow and flood characteristics in the Lancang-Mekong River Basin72
Improved daily SMAP satellite soil moisture prediction over China using deep learning model with transfer learning72
Drought hazard transferability from meteorological to hydrological propagation72
Blending multi-satellite, atmospheric reanalysis and gauge precipitation products to facilitate hydrological modelling72
Prediction of estuarine water quality using interpretable machine learning approach71
Crop evapotranspiration prediction by considering dynamic change of crop coefficient and the precipitation effect in back-propagation neural network model68
Urban flood susceptibility assessment based on convolutional neural networks68
Urban flood modeling using deep-learning approaches in Seoul, South Korea68
Can artificial intelligence and data-driven machine learning models match or even replace process-driven hydrologic models for streamflow simulation?: A case study of four watersheds with different hy67
Exploring the utility of radar and satellite-sensed precipitation and their dynamic bias correction for integrated prediction of flood and landslide hazards67
Assessing spatiotemporal characteristics of drought and its effects on climate-induced yield of maize in Northeast China67
A new artificial intelligence strategy for predicting the groundwater level over the Rafsanjan aquifer in Iran67
Response of runoff and soil erosion to erosive rainstorm events and vegetation restoration on abandoned slope farmland in the Loess Plateau region, China66
An integrated experimental design framework for optimizing solute transport monitoring locations in heterogeneous sedimentary media66
Climatic and associated atmospheric water cycle changes over the Xinjiang, China66
A social-ecological coupling model for evaluating the human-water relationship in basins within the Budyko framework66
Artificial intelligence modelling integrated with Singular Spectral analysis and Seasonal-Trend decomposition using Loess approaches for streamflow predictions66
Can deep learning algorithms outperform benchmark machine learning algorithms in flood susceptibility modeling?66
A hybrid deep learning algorithm and its application to streamflow prediction66
Effects of vegetation restoration on groundwater drought in the Loess Plateau, China65
Prediction of surface water total dissolved solids using hybridized wavelet-multigene genetic programming: New approach65
A comprehensive evaluation of GPM-IMERG V06 and MRMS with hourly ground-based precipitation observations across Canada65
Rainfall-runoff modeling using LSTM-based multi-state-vector sequence-to-sequence model64
Reconstruction of missing groundwater level data by using Long Short-Term Memory (LSTM) deep neural network64
Modeling projected impacts of climate and land use/land cover changes on hydrological responses in the Lake Tana Basin, upper Blue Nile River Basin, Ethiopia63
Characterization of agricultural drought propagation over China based on bivariate probabilistic quantification63
A novel water quality module of the SWMM model for assessing low impact development (LID) in urban watersheds63
Estimation of total dissolved solids (TDS) using new hybrid machine learning models62
Efficient irrigation water allocation and its impact on agricultural sustainability and water scarcity under uncertainty62
A transfer Learning-Based LSTM strategy for imputing Large-Scale consecutive missing data and its application in a water quality prediction system62
Assessment of soil erosion, sediment yield and basin specific controlling factors using RUSLE-SDR and PLSR approach in Konar river basin, India62
Daily runoff forecasting by deep recursive neural network61
Improving daily spatial precipitation estimates by merging gauge observation with multiple satellite-based precipitation products based on the geographically weighted ridge regression method61
Modeling long-term soil water dynamics in response to land-use change in a semi-arid area59
Investigation about the correlation and propagation among meteorological, agricultural and groundwater droughts over humid and arid/semi-arid basins in China59
Identification of sensitivity indicators of urban rainstorm flood disasters: A case study in China58
The importance of short lag-time in the runoff forecasting model based on long short-term memory58
A novel hybrid model for water quality prediction based on synchrosqueezed wavelet transform technique and improved long short-term memory57
Future hydropower generation prediction of large-scale reservoirs in the upper Yangtze River basin under climate change57
Water infiltration in a cracked soil considering effect of drying-wetting cycles57
Four decades of wetland changes in Dongting Lake using Landsat observations during 1978–201856
Forecasting surface water temperature in lakes: A comparison of approaches56
Deep learning hybrid model with Boruta-Random forest optimiser algorithm for streamflow forecasting with climate mode indices, rainfall, and periodicity56
Impacts of a large river-to-lake water diversion project on lacustrine phytoplankton communities56
Potential impacts of land use/cover and climate changes on ecologically relevant flows56
Recent global performance of the Climate Hazards group Infrared Precipitation (CHIRP) with Stations (CHIRPS)55
Impacts of cascade reservoirs on Yangtze River water temperature: Assessment and ecological implications55
Global rainfall erosivity projections for 2050 and 207055
Bedload transport rate prediction: Application of novel hybrid data mining techniques55
Impacts of land-use conversions on the water cycle in a typical watershed in the southern Chinese Loess Plateau55
Drought propagation in Northern China Plain: A comparative analysis of GLDAS and MERRA-2 datasets55
A critical review of real-time modelling of flood forecasting in urban drainage systems54
Continuous hydrologic modelling for design simulation in small and ungauged basins: A step forward and some tests for its practical use54
Stacked machine learning algorithms and bidirectional long short-term memory networks for multi-step ahead streamflow forecasting: A comparative study54
Simulating runoff under changing climatic conditions: A comparison of the long short-term memory network with two conceptual hydrologic models54
Modeling arid/semi-arid irrigated agricultural watersheds with SWAT: Applications, challenges, and solution strategies54
Spatial and temporal patterns of propagation from meteorological to hydrological droughts in Brazil53
Quantitative evaluation of fracture geometry influence on nonlinear flow in a single rock fracture53
Daily flow duration curve model for ungauged intermittent subbasins of gauged rivers53
Real-time water level prediction of cascaded channels based on multilayer perception and recurrent neural network53
Assessment of precipitation extremes in India during the 21st century under SSP1-1.9 mitigation scenarios of CMIP6 GCMs53
Physics-guided deep learning for rainfall-runoff modeling by considering extreme events and monotonic relationships53
Quantifying the effects of climate variability, direct and indirect land use change, and human activities on runoff53
Frequency change of future extreme summer meteorological and hydrological droughts over North America53
Evaluating the contributions of climate change and human activities to runoff in typical semi-arid area, China53
River water temperature forecasting using a deep learning method53
U-FLOOD – Topographic deep learning for predicting urban pluvial flood water depth52
Past, present, and future of global seawater intrusion research: A bibliometric analysis52
A global perspective on the probability of propagation of drought: From meteorological to soil moisture52
A new copula-based standardized precipitation evapotranspiration streamflow index for drought monitoring52
Assessment and comparison of five satellite precipitation products in Australia52
A comprehensive assessment of water storage dynamics and hydroclimatic extremes in the Chao Phraya River Basin during 2002–202052
Assessing natural background levels in shallow groundwater in a large semiarid drainage Basin51
Evolutionary artificial intelligence model via cooperation search algorithm and extreme learning machine for multiple scales nonstationary hydrological time series prediction51
Fusing stacked autoencoder and long short-term memory for regional multistep-ahead flood inundation forecasts51
Comparison of fluvial and pluvial flood risk curves in urban cities derived from a large ensemble climate simulation dataset: A case study in Nagoya, Japan51
Drought modeling using classic time series and hybrid wavelet-gene expression programming models51
Quantifying the impact of vegetation changes on global terrestrial runoff using the Budyko framework51
Simulation of quasi-static drainage displacement in porous media on pore-scale: Coupling lattice Boltzmann method and pore network model50
Assessment of meteorological drought change in the 21st century based on CMIP6 multi-model ensemble projections over mainland China50
Correcting mean areal precipitation forecasts to improve urban flooding predictions by using long short-term memory network50
Sensitivity of urban flood simulations to stormwater infrastructure and soil infiltration50
Using ensembles of adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system and optimization algorithms to predict reference evapotranspiration in subtropical climatic zones50
Agent-based modelling and flood risk management: A compendious literature review50
The performance of the IMERG satellite-based product in identifying sub-daily rainfall events and their properties50
A rational performance criterion for hydrological model50
Satellite image-based investigation of the seasonal variations in the hydrological connectivity of a large floodplain (Poyang Lake, China)50
Impact assessment of climate change and human activities on streamflow signatures in the Yellow River Basin using the Budyko hypothesis and derived differential equation49
Critical drought severity/intensity-duration-frequency curves based on precipitation deficit49
Detecting and mapping irrigated areas in a Mediterranean environment by using remote sensing soil moisture and a land surface model49
Integrated variable weight model and improved DRASTIC model for groundwater vulnerability assessment in a shallow porous aquifer48
Don’t blame the rain: Social power and the 2015–2017 drought in Cape Town48
Unraveling influences of nitrogen cycling on arsenic enrichment in groundwater from the Hetao Basin using geochemical and multi-isotopic approaches48
Improving GALDIT-based groundwater vulnerability predictive mapping using coupled resampling algorithms and machine learning models48
Employing extreme value theory to establish nutrient criteria in bay waters: A case study of Xiangshan Bay48
Long short-term memory neural network (LSTM-NN) for aquifer level time series forecasting using in-situ piezometric observations48
Goodness-of-fit criteria for hydrological models: Model calibration and performance assessment48
An upscaling approach to predict mine water inflow from roof sandstone aquifers48
Soil water erosion susceptibility assessment using deep learning algorithms48
Performance assessment of sponge city infrastructure on stormwater outflows using isochrone and SWMM models48
Estimating annual runoff in response to forest change: A statistical method based on random forest47
Responses of carbon and water use efficiencies to climate and land use changes in China's karst areas47
Flash-flood hazard using deep learning based on H2O R package and fuzzy-multicriteria decision-making analysis47
Identifying drought propagation by simultaneously considering linear and nonlinear dependence in the Wei River basin of the Loess Plateau, China47
An integrated simulation-optimization framework to optimize the reservoir operation adapted to climate change scenarios47
Identification of hydrogeochemical processes and transport paths of a multi-aquifer system in closed mining regions47
Quantification and division of unfrozen water content during the freezing process and the influence of soil properties by low-field nuclear magnetic resonance47
Assessment of the vulnerability of road networks to urban waterlogging based on a coupled hydrodynamic model46
Time-lag effects of climatic change and drought on vegetation dynamics in an alpine river basin of the Tibet Plateau, China46
Water scarcity-risk assessment in data-scarce river basins under decadal climate change using a hydrological modelling approach46
Study on the coupled heat-water-vapor-mechanics process of unsaturated soils46
What if the rains do not come?45
The relative contribution of vegetation greening to the hydrological cycle in the Three-North region of China: A modelling analysis45
Spatiotemporal variability of Indian rainfall using multiscale entropy45
Insights of variable permeability full-section wall for enhanced control of seawater intrusion and nitrate contamination in unconfined aquifers45
Comparison of physical-based, data-driven and hybrid modeling approaches for evapotranspiration estimation45
Comparison of eight filter-based feature selection methods for monthly streamflow forecasting – Three case studies on CAMELS data sets45
How reliable are the evapotranspiration estimates by Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) and Variable Infiltration Capacity (VIC) models for catchment-scale drought assessment and irrigation plannin45
Development of a comprehensive framework for assessing the impacts of climate change and dam construction on flow regimes45
Artificial neural network based hybrid modeling approach for flood inundation modeling45
Budyko framework; towards non-steady state conditions45
Temporal evolution of measured and simulated infiltration following wildfire in the Colorado Front Range, USA: Shifting thresholds of runoff generation and hydrologic hazards45
Sustainable stormwater management under the impact of climate change and urban densification45
A robust deep learning workflow to predict multiphase flow behavior during geological C<44
Predicting mine water inrush accidents based on water level anomalies of borehole groups using long short-term memory and isolation forest44
Critical review of measures and decision support tools for groundwater nitrate management: A surface-to-groundwater profile perspective44
Water and sediment yield response to extreme rainfall events in a complex large river basin: A case study of the Yellow River Basin, China44
Analyzing farmers' drought risk management behavior: Evidence from Iran44
Increasing risk of meteorological drought in the Lake Urmia basin under climate change: Introducing the precipitation–temperature deciles index44
Variation of the stable isotopes of water in the soil-plant-atmosphere continuum of a Cinnamomum camphora woodland in the East Asian monsoon region44
Using t-distributed Stochastic Neighbor Embedding (t-SNE) for cluster analysis and spatial zone delineation of groundwater geochemistry data44
A hybrid of Random Forest and Deep Auto-Encoder with support vector regression methods for accuracy improvement and uncertainty reduction of long-term streamflow prediction44
Drought monitoring using high spatial resolution soil moisture data over Australia in 2015–201944
Flow resistance of floodplain vegetation mixtures for modelling river flows44
Hydrogeochemical characteristics and processes of groundwater in an over 2260 year irrigation district: A comparison between irrigated and nonirrigated areas44
Groundwater contamination source identification based on a hybrid particle swarm optimization-extreme learning machine43
Limitation of soil moisture on the response of transpiration to vapor pressure deficit in a subtropical coniferous plantation subjected to seasonal drought43
Simulation of karst spring discharge using a combination of time–frequency analysis methods and long short-term memory neural networks43
Enhancing robustness of monthly streamflow forecasting model using gated recurrent unit based on improved grey wolf optimizer43
Temporal and spatial variations in the terrestrial water storage across Central Asia based on multiple satellite datasets and global hydrological models43
Long-term changes in evapotranspiration over China and attribution to climatic drivers during 1980–201042
A systematic bibliometric review of optimization and resilience within low impact development stormwater management practices42
Drought propagation modification after the construction of the Three Gorges Dam in the Yangtze River Basin42
Mechanisms of nitrate accumulation in highly urbanized rivers: Evidence from multi-isotopes in the Pearl River Delta, China42
A novel deep neural network architecture for real-time water demand forecasting42
Hydrological evaluation of merged satellite precipitation datasets for streamflow simulation using SWAT: A case study of Potohar Plateau, Pakistan42
Hydrochemical and isotopic interpretation of interactions between surface water and groundwater in Delingha, Northwest China42
Future projection of seasonal drought characteristics using CMIP6 in the Lancang-Mekong River Basin42
Evaluation of the performance of Euro-CORDEX Regional Climate Models for assessing hydrological climate change impacts in Great Britain: A comparison of different spatial resolutions and quantile mapp42
Soil water retention in alpine meadows under different degradation stages on the northeastern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau42
Bi-objective algorithm based on NSGA-II framework to optimize reservoirs operation42
Short-term rainfall forecasting using machine learning-based approaches of PSO-SVR, LSTM and CNN42
Social, economic and environmental assessment of urban sub-catchment flood risks using a multi-criteria approach: A case study in Mumbai City, India42
Short-term flood probability density forecasting using a conceptual hydrological model with machine learning techniques41
Data-driven models for accurate groundwater level prediction and their practical significance in groundwater management41
Soil infiltration properties affected by typical plant communities on steep gully slopes on the Loess Plateau of China41
On the complexities of sediment load modeling using integrative machine learning: Application of the great river of Loíza in Puerto Rico41
Multi-station runoff-sediment modeling using seasonal LSTM models41
Three-dimensional urban flood inundation simulation based on digital aerial photogrammetry41
Directed graph deep neural network for multi-step daily streamflow forecasting40
Understanding the relationship between rainfall and flood probabilities through combined intensity-duration-frequency analysis40
Climate change impact assessment on pluvial flooding using a distribution-based bias correction of regional climate model simulations40
The development of groundwater research in the past 40 years: A burgeoning trend in groundwater depletion and sustainable management40
Analysis of the impact of the South-to-North water diversion project on water balance and land subsidence in Beijing, China between 2007 and 202040
Effects of the morphological characteristics of plants on rainfall interception and kinetic energy40
Forty-year water body changes in Poyang Lake and the ecological impacts based on Landsat and HJ-1 A/B observations40
Comprehensive evaluation of precipitation datasets over Iran40
Embedding machine learning techniques into a conceptual model to improve monthly runoff simulation: A nested hybrid rainfall-runoff modeling40