Water Bolt
Water Bolt icon
Release date 24 May 2001 (Update)
Members? No
Level Magic 23
Spellbook Normal,
Type Combat

Water weakness icon Water

Damage 220
Runes 2Water rune2Air rune
Water bolt
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Water Bolt is the second strongest free-to-play magic water spell and the fourth strongest water spell for members in the standard spellbook. This spell requires two water runes and two air runes to cast. The base damage of this spell is 220, and it scales up to 432 at 45 Magic.

Members who have completed the Family Crest quest can wear chaos gauntlets which increase the maximum damage of this spell.


2Air rune2Water rune100
Combo runes
2Water rune2Dust rune1,466
2Air rune2Mud rune1,384
2Water rune2Smoke rune1,682
2Air rune2Steam rune1,600
2Mist rune1,608
2Air runeStaff of water60
2Water runeStaff of air40
2Air runeMud battlestaff60
2Air runeSteam battlestaff60
Elemental battlestaff0
2Air runeMystical staff (75)60
Avernic wandTome of frost0

It is possible to reduce the cost of water spells to zero with the avernic wand, which can be wielded together with the tome of frost.


  • On 24 June 2010, all of the elemental spells received a graphical make-over.
  • Before the release of the Evolution of Combat, water spells required additional mind, chaos, death or blood runes.