- This article is about liquid water. For the article on the rune used to cast spells, see water rune.
Water can be found in many locations, in the forms of taps, sinks, fountains and wells. A water source is indicated on the map by a symbol of a water drop (). It is used in a number of skills, including Cooking, Crafting, Construction and Herblore.
Water is also essential to surviving in the Kharidian Desert, though players cannot drink water from anything but a waterskin.
In RuneScape, players cannot obtain water from lakes, rivers, etc.