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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
35%(8,021 of 22,746 GL)
Northern Basin total
13%(679 of 5,198 GL)
14% (91 of 635 GL)
Pindari Lake
Total Capacity: 312 GLCurrent volume: 32 GLFull: 10%Active storage: 32 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Glenlyon Lake
Total Capacity: 254 GLCurrent volume: 46 GLFull: 18%Active storage: 45 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Lake Coolmunda
Total Capacity: 69 GLCurrent volume: 13 GLFull: 19%Active storage: 13 GLDead storage: 0 GL
E.J. Beardmore Dam
Total Capacity: 82 GLCurrent volume: 38 GLFull: 47%Active storage: 35 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Jack Taylor Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 5 GLFull: 53%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Cooby Creek Reservoir
Total Capacity: 21 GLCurrent volume: 7 GLFull: 32%Active storage: 5 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Lake Leslie
Total Capacity: 106 GLCurrent volume: 8 GLFull: 8%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Chinchilla Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 7 GLFull: 72%Active storage: 7 GLDead storage: 0 GL
13% (184 of 1,364 GL)
Lake Copeton
Total Capacity: 1,364 GLCurrent volume: 184 GLFull: 13%Active storage: 165 GLDead storage: 19 GL
13% (275 of 2,046 GL)
Lake Burrendong
Total Capacity: 1,678 GLCurrent volume: 145 GLFull: 9%Active storage: 111 GLDead storage: 34 GL
Lake Windamere
Total Capacity: 368 GLCurrent volume: 131 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 130 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Keepit
Total Capacity: 426 GLCurrent volume: 9 GLFull: 2%Active storage: 2 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Chaffey Dam
Total Capacity: 101 GLCurrent volume: 36 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 34 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Split Rock Reservoir
Total Capacity: 397 GLCurrent volume: 18 GLFull: 4%Active storage: 15 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Lachlan catchment *
%
37% (465 of 1,253 GL)
Lake Wyanngala
Total Capacity: 1,217 GLCurrent volume: 452 GLFull: 37%Active storage: 451 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Carcoar Lake
Total Capacity: 36 GLCurrent volume: 13 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 13 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Southern Basin total
42%(6,877 of 16,296 GL)
44% (17 of 40 GL)
Lake Nillahcootie
Total Capacity: 40 GLCurrent volume: 17 GLFull: 44%Active storage: 16 GLDead storage: 1 GL
45% (137 of 305 GL)
Lake Eppalock
Total Capacity: 305 GLCurrent volume: 137 GLFull: 45%Active storage: 136 GLDead storage: 1 GL
48% (1,792 of 3,766 GL)
Lake Eildon
Total Capacity: 3,334 GLCurrent volume: 1,592 GLFull: 48%Active storage: 1,508 GLDead storage: 84 GL
Waranga Basin
Total Capacity: 432 GLCurrent volume: 200 GLFull: 46%Active storage: 75 GLDead storage: 125 GL
Cairn Curran Reservoir
Total Capacity: 147 GLCurrent volume: 57 GLFull: 39%Active storage: 56 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Tullaroop Reservoir
Total Capacity: 72 GLCurrent volume: 33 GLFull: 45%Active storage: 26 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Lower Darling catchment
2% (38 of 1,731 GL)
Menindee Lakes
Total Capacity: 1,731 GLCurrent volume: 38 GLFull: 2%Active storage: 2 GLDead storage: 36 GL
91% (1,749 of 1,924 GL)
Lake Albert
Current volume: 235 GLFull: 84%
Lake Alexandrina
Current volume: 1,513 GLFull: 92%
Lower Murray catchment
56% (380 of 677 GL)
Lake Victoria
Total Capacity: 677 GLCurrent volume: 380 GLFull: 56%Active storage: 280 GLDead storage: 100 GL
33% (874 of 2,659 GL)
Blowering Reservoir
Total Capacity: 1,631 GLCurrent volume: 509 GLFull: 31%Active storage: 485 GLDead storage: 24 GL
Lake Burrinjuck
Total Capacity: 1,028 GLCurrent volume: 366 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 362 GLDead storage: 3 GL
80% (30 of 38 GL)
Lake William Hovell
Total Capacity: 14 GLCurrent volume: 11 GLFull: 84%Active storage: 10 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Bufalo
Total Capacity: 24 GLCurrent volume: 18 GLFull: 77%Active storage: 13 GLDead storage: 5 GL
51% (3,519 of 6,861 GL)
Lake Hume
Total Capacity: 3,005 GLCurrent volume: 960 GLFull: 32%Active storage: 937 GLDead storage: 23 GL
Lake Dartmouth
Total Capacity: 3,856 GLCurrent volume: 2,559 GLFull: 66%Active storage: 2,488 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.