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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
51%(11,242 of 22,256 GL)
Northern Basin total
34%(1,585 of 4,706 GL)
53% (337 of 635 GL)
Pindari Lake
Total Capacity: 312 GLCurrent volume: 183 GLFull: 59%Active storage: 183 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Glenlyon Lake
Total Capacity: 254 GLCurrent volume: 125 GLFull: 49%Active storage: 125 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Lake Coolmunda
Total Capacity: 69 GLCurrent volume: 28 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 28 GLDead storage: 0 GL
E.J. Beardmore Dam
Total Capacity: 82 GLCurrent volume: 59 GLFull: 72%Active storage: 56 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Jack Taylor Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 8 GLFull: 78%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Cooby Creek Reservoir
Total Capacity: 21 GLCurrent volume: 9 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 7 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Lake Leslie
Total Capacity: 106 GLCurrent volume: 11 GLFull: 11%Active storage: 9 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Chinchilla Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 5 GLFull: 55%Active storage: 5 GLDead storage: 0 GL
28% (378 of 1,361 GL)
Lake Copeton
Total Capacity: 1,361 GLCurrent volume: 378 GLFull: 28%Active storage: 359 GLDead storage: 19 GL
39% (599 of 1,556 GL)
Lake Burrendong
Total Capacity: 1,188 GLCurrent volume: 448 GLFull: 38%Active storage: 414 GLDead storage: 34 GL
Lake Windamere
Total Capacity: 368 GLCurrent volume: 151 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 150 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Keepit
Total Capacity: 425 GLCurrent volume: 59 GLFull: 14%Active storage: 52 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Chaffey Dam
Total Capacity: 103 GLCurrent volume: 60 GLFull: 59%Active storage: 58 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Split Rock Reservoir
Total Capacity: 397 GLCurrent volume: 61 GLFull: 15%Active storage: 57 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Lachlan catchment *
%
61% (769 of 1,256 GL)
Lake Wyanngala
Total Capacity: 1,220 GLCurrent volume: 749 GLFull: 61%Active storage: 748 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Carcoar Lake
Total Capacity: 36 GLCurrent volume: 20 GLFull: 55%Active storage: 20 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Southern Basin total
55%(8,887 of 16,294 GL)
56% (22 of 40 GL)
Lake Nillahcootie
Total Capacity: 40 GLCurrent volume: 22 GLFull: 56%Active storage: 21 GLDead storage: 1 GL
61% (187 of 305 GL)
Lake Eppalock
Total Capacity: 305 GLCurrent volume: 187 GLFull: 61%Active storage: 186 GLDead storage: 1 GL
53% (2,010 of 3,766 GL)
Lake Eildon
Total Capacity: 3,334 GLCurrent volume: 1,837 GLFull: 55%Active storage: 1,753 GLDead storage: 84 GL
Waranga Basin
Total Capacity: 432 GLCurrent volume: 172 GLFull: 40%Active storage: 47 GLDead storage: 125 GL
Cairn Curran Reservoir
Total Capacity: 147 GLCurrent volume: 80 GLFull: 54%Active storage: 79 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Tullaroop Reservoir
Total Capacity: 72 GLCurrent volume: 57 GLFull: 79%Active storage: 50 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Lower Darling catchment
12% (212 of 1,731 GL)
Menindee Lakes
Total Capacity: 1,731 GLCurrent volume: 212 GLFull: 12%Active storage: 176 GLDead storage: 36 GL
91% (1,745 of 1,924 GL)
Lake Albert
Current volume: 249 GLFull: 89%
Lake Alexandrina
Current volume: 1,497 GLFull: 91%
Lower Murray catchment
50% (341 of 677 GL)
Lake Victoria
Total Capacity: 677 GLCurrent volume: 341 GLFull: 50%Active storage: 241 GLDead storage: 100 GL
53% (1,397 of 2,657 GL)
Blowering Reservoir
Total Capacity: 1,631 GLCurrent volume: 987 GLFull: 61%Active storage: 963 GLDead storage: 24 GL
Lake Burrinjuck
Total Capacity: 1,026 GLCurrent volume: 411 GLFull: 40%Active storage: 407 GLDead storage: 3 GL
56% (21 of 38 GL)
Lake William Hovell
Total Capacity: 14 GLCurrent volume: 7 GLFull: 53%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Bufalo
Total Capacity: 24 GLCurrent volume: 14 GLFull: 58%Active storage: 9 GLDead storage: 5 GL
66% (4,560 of 6,861 GL)
Lake Hume
Total Capacity: 3,005 GLCurrent volume: 1,160 GLFull: 39%Active storage: 1,137 GLDead storage: 23 GL
Lake Dartmouth
Total Capacity: 3,856 GLCurrent volume: 3,400 GLFull: 88%Active storage: 3,329 GLDead storage: 71 GL