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Water in storages

The information on water in storage in the Murray–Darling Basin is updated fortnightly.
Whole of Basin total
52%(11,544 of 22,256 GL)
Northern Basin total
28%(1,314 of 4,706 GL)
46% (289 of 635 GL)
Pindari Lake
Total Capacity: 312 GLCurrent volume: 157 GLFull: 50%Active storage: 157 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Glenlyon Lake
Total Capacity: 254 GLCurrent volume: 112 GLFull: 44%Active storage: 111 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Lake Coolmunda
Total Capacity: 69 GLCurrent volume: 21 GLFull: 30%Active storage: 20 GLDead storage: 0 GL
E.J. Beardmore Dam
Total Capacity: 82 GLCurrent volume: 39 GLFull: 48%Active storage: 36 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Jack Taylor Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 6 GLFull: 63%Active storage: 5 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Cooby Creek Reservoir
Total Capacity: 21 GLCurrent volume: 8 GLFull: 37%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Lake Leslie
Total Capacity: 106 GLCurrent volume: 10 GLFull: 9%Active storage: 8 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Chinchilla Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 4 GLFull: 38%Active storage: 3 GLDead storage: 0 GL
23% (317 of 1,361 GL)
Lake Copeton
Total Capacity: 1,361 GLCurrent volume: 317 GLFull: 23%Active storage: 299 GLDead storage: 19 GL
31% (481 of 1,556 GL)
Lake Burrendong
Total Capacity: 1,188 GLCurrent volume: 333 GLFull: 28%Active storage: 299 GLDead storage: 34 GL
Lake Windamere
Total Capacity: 368 GLCurrent volume: 148 GLFull: 40%Active storage: 147 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: 53 GLFull: 51%Active storage: 50 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Split Rock Reservoir
Total Capacity: 397 GLCurrent volume: 56 GLFull: 14%Active storage: 53 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Lachlan catchment *
%
53% (666 of 1,256 GL)
Lake Wyanngala
Total Capacity: 1,220 GLCurrent volume: 647 GLFull: 53%Active storage: 646 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Carcoar Lake
Total Capacity: 36 GLCurrent volume: 19 GLFull: 53%Active storage: 19 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Southern Basin total
59%(9,564 of 16,294 GL)
62% (25 of 40 GL)
Lake Nillahcootie
Total Capacity: 40 GLCurrent volume: 25 GLFull: 62%Active storage: 24 GLDead storage: 1 GL
55% (168 of 305 GL)
Lake Eppalock
Total Capacity: 305 GLCurrent volume: 168 GLFull: 55%Active storage: 167 GLDead storage: 1 GL
63% (2,363 of 3,766 GL)
Lake Eildon
Total Capacity: 3,334 GLCurrent volume: 2,128 GLFull: 64%Active storage: 2,044 GLDead storage: 84 GL
Waranga Basin
Total Capacity: 432 GLCurrent volume: 236 GLFull: 55%Active storage: 111 GLDead storage: 125 GL
Cairn Curran Reservoir
Total Capacity: 147 GLCurrent volume: 76 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
9% (150 of 1,731 GL)
Menindee Lakes
Total Capacity: 1,731 GLCurrent volume: 150 GLFull: 9%Active storage: 114 GLDead storage: 36 GL
97% (1,871 of 1,924 GL)
Lake Albert
Current volume: 275 GLFull: 98%
Lake Alexandrina
Current volume: 1,597 GLFull: 97%
Lower Murray catchment
53% (360 of 677 GL)
Lake Victoria
Total Capacity: 677 GLCurrent volume: 360 GLFull: 53%Active storage: 260 GLDead storage: 100 GL
57% (1,513 of 2,657 GL)
Blowering Reservoir
Total Capacity: 1,631 GLCurrent volume: 1,080 GLFull: 66%Active storage: 1,056 GLDead storage: 24 GL
Lake Burrinjuck
Total Capacity: 1,026 GLCurrent volume: 433 GLFull: 42%Active storage: 430 GLDead storage: 3 GL
98% (37 of 38 GL)
Lake William Hovell
Total Capacity: 14 GLCurrent volume: 14 GLFull: 100%Active storage: 13 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Bufalo
Total Capacity: 24 GLCurrent volume: 23 GLFull: 97%Active storage: 18 GLDead storage: 5 GL
70% (4,831 of 6,861 GL)
Lake Hume
Total Capacity: 3,005 GLCurrent volume: 1,545 GLFull: 51%Active storage: 1,523 GLDead storage: 23 GL
Lake Dartmouth
Total Capacity: 3,856 GLCurrent volume: 3,285 GLFull: 85%Active storage: 3,214 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.