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Water in storages

Water in storages details

The information on water in storage in the Murray–Darling Basin is updated fortnightly.
Whole of Basin total
53%(11,723 of 22,256 GL)
Northern Basin total
32%(1,512 of 4,706 GL)
52% (331 of 635 GL)
Pindari Lake
Total Capacity: 312 GLCurrent volume: 182 GLFull: 58%Active storage: 182 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Glenlyon Lake
Total Capacity: 254 GLCurrent volume: 121 GLFull: 48%Active storage: 121 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Lake Coolmunda
Total Capacity: 69 GLCurrent volume: 27 GLFull: 39%Active storage: 27 GLDead storage: 0 GL
E.J. Beardmore Dam
Total Capacity: 82 GLCurrent volume: 49 GLFull: 59%Active storage: 45 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Jack Taylor Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 7 GLFull: 72%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Cooby Creek Reservoir
Total Capacity: 21 GLCurrent volume: 8 GLFull: 40%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Lake Leslie
Total Capacity: 106 GLCurrent volume: 11 GLFull: 10%Active storage: 8 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Chinchilla Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 5 GLFull: 47%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 0 GL
26% (355 of 1,361 GL)
Lake Copeton
Total Capacity: 1,361 GLCurrent volume: 355 GLFull: 26%Active storage: 337 GLDead storage: 19 GL
37% (580 of 1,556 GL)
Lake Burrendong
Total Capacity: 1,188 GLCurrent volume: 430 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 397 GLDead storage: 34 GL
Lake Windamere
Total Capacity: 368 GLCurrent volume: 149 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 148 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Keepit
Total Capacity: 425 GLCurrent volume: 51 GLFull: 12%Active storage: 44 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Chaffey Dam
Total Capacity: 103 GLCurrent volume: 57 GLFull: 55%Active storage: 54 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Split Rock Reservoir
Total Capacity: 397 GLCurrent volume: 59 GLFull: 15%Active storage: 55 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Lachlan catchment *
%
60% (754 of 1,256 GL)
Lake Wyanngala
Total Capacity: 1,220 GLCurrent volume: 734 GLFull: 60%Active storage: 733 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Carcoar Lake
Total Capacity: 36 GLCurrent volume: 20 GLFull: 56%Active storage: 20 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Southern Basin total
58%(9,457 of 16,294 GL)
57% (23 of 40 GL)
Lake Nillahcootie
Total Capacity: 40 GLCurrent volume: 23 GLFull: 57%Active storage: 22 GLDead storage: 1 GL
60% (184 of 305 GL)
Lake Eppalock
Total Capacity: 305 GLCurrent volume: 184 GLFull: 60%Active storage: 183 GLDead storage: 1 GL
56% (2,121 of 3,766 GL)
Lake Eildon
Total Capacity: 3,334 GLCurrent volume: 1,886 GLFull: 57%Active storage: 1,802 GLDead storage: 84 GL
Waranga Basin
Total Capacity: 432 GLCurrent volume: 234 GLFull: 54%Active storage: 109 GLDead storage: 125 GL
Cairn Curran Reservoir
Total Capacity: 147 GLCurrent volume: 77 GLFull: 52%Active storage: 76 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Tullaroop Reservoir
Total Capacity: 72 GLCurrent volume: 41 GLFull: 57%Active storage: 34 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Lower Darling catchment
11% (193 of 1,731 GL)
Menindee Lakes
Total Capacity: 1,731 GLCurrent volume: 193 GLFull: 11%Active storage: 157 GLDead storage: 36 GL
100% (1,922 of 1,924 GL)
Lake Albert
Current volume: 299 GLFull: 107%
Lake Alexandrina
Current volume: 1,623 GLFull: 99%
Lower Murray catchment
54% (363 of 677 GL)
Lake Victoria
Total Capacity: 677 GLCurrent volume: 363 GLFull: 54%Active storage: 263 GLDead storage: 100 GL
60% (1,598 of 2,657 GL)
Blowering Reservoir
Total Capacity: 1,631 GLCurrent volume: 1,180 GLFull: 72%Active storage: 1,156 GLDead storage: 24 GL
Lake Burrinjuck
Total Capacity: 1,026 GLCurrent volume: 417 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 414 GLDead storage: 3 GL
77% (29 of 38 GL)
Lake William Hovell
Total Capacity: 14 GLCurrent volume: 14 GLFull: 102%Active storage: 13 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Bufalo
Total Capacity: 24 GLCurrent volume: 15 GLFull: 62%Active storage: 10 GLDead storage: 5 GL
70% (4,831 of 6,861 GL)
Lake Hume
Total Capacity: 3,005 GLCurrent volume: 1,378 GLFull: 46%Active storage: 1,355 GLDead storage: 23 GL
Lake Dartmouth
Total Capacity: 3,856 GLCurrent volume: 3,453 GLFull: 90%Active storage: 3,382 GLDead storage: 71 GL

For current water allocation data, please refer to:

New South Wales - Water InformationState Water
Queensland - Department of Natural Resources and Water
South Australia - Department of Water
Victoria - Goulburn-Murray Water

This assessment of water in storage does not include water in private storage.