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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
33%(7,613 of 22,746 GL)
Northern Basin total
9%(470 of 5,198 GL)
7% (44 of 635 GL)
Pindari Lake
Total Capacity: 312 GLCurrent volume: 16 GLFull: 5%Active storage: 16 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Glenlyon Lake
Total Capacity: 254 GLCurrent volume: 23 GLFull: 9%Active storage: 23 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Lake Coolmunda
Total Capacity: 69 GLCurrent volume: 4 GLFull: 6%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 0 GL
E.J. Beardmore Dam
Total Capacity: 82 GLCurrent volume: 5 GLFull: 6%Active storage: 2 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Jack Taylor Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 8 GLFull: 81%Active storage: 7 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Cooby Creek Reservoir
Total Capacity: 21 GLCurrent volume: 6 GLFull: 31%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Lake Leslie
Total Capacity: 106 GLCurrent volume: 7 GLFull: 6%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Chinchilla Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 4 GLFull: 45%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 0 GL
10% (138 of 1,364 GL)
Lake Copeton
Total Capacity: 1,364 GLCurrent volume: 138 GLFull: 10%Active storage: 120 GLDead storage: 19 GL
10% (210 of 2,046 GL)
Lake Burrendong
Total Capacity: 1,678 GLCurrent volume: 91 GLFull: 5%Active storage: 58 GLDead storage: 34 GL
Lake Windamere
Total Capacity: 368 GLCurrent volume: 119 GLFull: 32%Active storage: 118 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Keepit
Total Capacity: 426 GLCurrent volume: 11 GLFull: 3%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Chaffey Dam
Total Capacity: 101 GLCurrent volume: 25 GLFull: 25%Active storage: 22 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Split Rock Reservoir
Total Capacity: 397 GLCurrent volume: 12 GLFull: 3%Active storage: 8 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Lachlan catchment *
%
25% (317 of 1,253 GL)
Lake Wyanngala
Total Capacity: 1,217 GLCurrent volume: 310 GLFull: 25%Active storage: 309 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Carcoar Lake
Total Capacity: 36 GLCurrent volume: 7 GLFull: 21%Active storage: 7 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Southern Basin total
42%(6,827 of 16,296 GL)
31% (12 of 40 GL)
Lake Nillahcootie
Total Capacity: 40 GLCurrent volume: 12 GLFull: 31%Active storage: 11 GLDead storage: 1 GL
37% (114 of 305 GL)
Lake Eppalock
Total Capacity: 305 GLCurrent volume: 114 GLFull: 37%Active storage: 113 GLDead storage: 1 GL
41% (1,560 of 3,766 GL)
Lake Eildon
Total Capacity: 3,334 GLCurrent volume: 1,348 GLFull: 40%Active storage: 1,264 GLDead storage: 84 GL
Waranga Basin
Total Capacity: 432 GLCurrent volume: 212 GLFull: 49%Active storage: 87 GLDead storage: 125 GL
Cairn Curran Reservoir
Total Capacity: 147 GLCurrent volume: 64 GLFull: 44%Active storage: 63 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Tullaroop Reservoir
Total Capacity: 72 GLCurrent volume: 43 GLFull: 60%Active storage: 36 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Lower Darling catchment
1% (15 of 1,731 GL)
Menindee Lakes
Total Capacity: 1,731 GLCurrent volume: 15 GLFull: 1%Active storage: 0 GLDead storage: 36 GL
98% (1,885 of 1,924 GL)
Lake Albert
Current volume: 280 GLFull: 100%
Lake Alexandrina
Current volume: 1,605 GLFull: 98%
Lower Murray catchment
62% (418 of 677 GL)
Lake Victoria
Total Capacity: 677 GLCurrent volume: 418 GLFull: 62%Active storage: 318 GLDead storage: 100 GL
42% (1,125 of 2,659 GL)
Blowering Reservoir
Total Capacity: 1,631 GLCurrent volume: 801 GLFull: 49%Active storage: 777 GLDead storage: 24 GL
Lake Burrinjuck
Total Capacity: 1,028 GLCurrent volume: 324 GLFull: 32%Active storage: 321 GLDead storage: 3 GL
74% (28 of 38 GL)
Lake William Hovell
Total Capacity: 14 GLCurrent volume: 14 GLFull: 99%Active storage: 13 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Bufalo
Total Capacity: 24 GLCurrent volume: 14 GLFull: 59%Active storage: 9 GLDead storage: 5 GL
50% (3,448 of 6,861 GL)
Lake Hume
Total Capacity: 3,005 GLCurrent volume: 1,092 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 1,069 GLDead storage: 23 GL
Lake Dartmouth
Total Capacity: 3,856 GLCurrent volume: 2,356 GLFull: 61%Active storage: 2,285 GLDead storage: 71 GL

For additional current water data and information, please refer to:

New South Wales - Department of IndustryWaterNSW
Queensland - Department of Natural Resources and Water
South Australia - Department of Water
Victoria - Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning,  Goulburn-Murray Water

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