Table 1: List of Indices used in the study.

IndexDescriptionDefinition

R10 mmFrequencies in daysNumber of days with precipitation > 10 mm
R20 mmFrequencies in daysNumber of days with precipitation > 20 mm
R99 pFrequencies in daysPrecipitation due to heavy precipitation event exceeding 95p
R99 pFrequencies in daysprecipitation due to heavy precipitation event exceeding 99p
RX1dayIntensity in mmOne-day maximum precipitation
RX5dayIntensity in mmFive-day maximum precipitation
CWDLongest spell duration in daysContinuous wet days when precipitation > 1 mm
SDIIDaily intensitySimple Daily Intensity in mm/rainy days