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Table 10 Number of studies per period and conditions. The Hydroclimate column describes the most common condition. Average duration is estimated in thousand years

From: The response of the hydrological cycle to temperature changes in recent and distant climatic history

Period Duration (ky) Studies Warm Cold Dry Wet Hydroclimate
MMCO 2500 40 49 0 22 39 Warm and wet
MIS-5e 14 32 12 2 7 21 Warm and wet
LGM 15 30 0 13 20 5 Cold and dry
D–O events 0.8 15 5 0 0 12 Warm and wet
H-events 1 18 1 13 17 10 Cold and dry
Bølling–Allerød 2 22 7 1 3 15 Warm and wet
Younger Dryas 1.3 35 3 12 14 17 Cold
The 8.2 ka event 0.16 13 0 16 6 6 Cold
MCA 0.4 28 11 0 24 10 Warm and dry
LIA 0.5 36 9 15 16 25 Cold and wet