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Water
WaterFull.png
General
Group Character Stats > Core
Impacted By Player Actions
Modified By N/A
Affects Regeneration, Health
Indicated By HUD
Stat Range
Maximum Value 5000
Minimum Value 0
Starting Value 500
Effects
Dehydration Less than 300 water


Water is a core character stat in DayZ Standalone, which represents the character's current hydration levels through intake of water. Maintaining a healthy water intake keeps blood regeneration rates high as a result of a good blood-water content.

As with Energy, hydration is lost through one's metabolism at all times, a process that is increased with activity exertion. This means that it must be constantly replenished in order to remain alive and not become dehydrated. This is done through consuming food and drink.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Water
Range UI Indicator Water Amount Effects
Maximum 5,000
WaterFull.png
1,200 - 5,000 None
WaterLess.png
600 - 1,199 None
Minimum 0
WaterYellow.png
300 - 599 None
WaterRed.png
1 - 299 Dehydration
Starting 500
WaterEmpty.gif
0 Dehydration
(as above)

Losing Water[edit | edit source]

Effects[edit | edit source]

Dehydration[edit | edit source]

Regeneration[edit | edit source]

Recovery[edit | edit source]

Be careful as many sources can be contaminated and lead to troublesome, if not deadly - Cholera. Water is also key in washing hands to prevent the contraction of diseases from bloody hands when butchering corpses

Using Chlorine Tablets to purify water from unknown sources, boiling your water in a Cooking Pot or Frying Pan before drinking, finding a Water Pump to drink from or consuming Canned Drinks found in loot can prove the difference between a happy, mobile survivor and a dead one.