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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
36%(8,180 of 22,746 GL)
Northern Basin total
8%(436 of 5,198 GL)
5% (32 of 635 GL)
Pindari Lake
Total Capacity: 312 GLCurrent volume: 15 GLFull: 5%Active storage: 15 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Glenlyon Lake
Total Capacity: 254 GLCurrent volume: 14 GLFull: 5%Active storage: 14 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Lake Coolmunda
Total Capacity: 69 GLCurrent volume: 2 GLFull: 4%Active storage: 2 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: 77%Active storage: 6 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Cooby Creek Reservoir
Total Capacity: 21 GLCurrent volume: 6 GLFull: 28%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Lake Leslie
Total Capacity: 106 GLCurrent volume: 6 GLFull: 6%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Chinchilla Weir
Total Capacity: 10 GLCurrent volume: 4 GLFull: 37%Active storage: 3 GLDead storage: 0 GL
10% (133 of 1,364 GL)
Lake Copeton
Total Capacity: 1,364 GLCurrent volume: 133 GLFull: 10%Active storage: 114 GLDead storage: 19 GL
10% (200 of 2,046 GL)
Lake Burrendong
Total Capacity: 1,678 GLCurrent volume: 85 GLFull: 5%Active storage: 51 GLDead storage: 34 GL
Lake Windamere
Total Capacity: 368 GLCurrent volume: 115 GLFull: 31%Active storage: 114 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Lake Keepit
Total Capacity: 426 GLCurrent volume: 11 GLFull: 2%Active storage: 4 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Chaffey Dam
Total Capacity: 101 GLCurrent volume: 22 GLFull: 22%Active storage: 20 GLDead storage: 2 GL
Split Rock Reservoir
Total Capacity: 397 GLCurrent volume: 10 GLFull: 2%Active storage: 7 GLDead storage: 3 GL
Lachlan catchment *
%
21% (259 of 1,253 GL)
Lake Wyanngala
Total Capacity: 1,217 GLCurrent volume: 251 GLFull: 21%Active storage: 250 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Carcoar Lake
Total Capacity: 36 GLCurrent volume: 8 GLFull: 21%Active storage: 7 GLDead storage: 0 GL
Southern Basin total
46%(7,486 of 16,296 GL)
41% (17 of 40 GL)
Lake Nillahcootie
Total Capacity: 40 GLCurrent volume: 17 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 16 GLDead storage: 1 GL
36% (111 of 305 GL)
Lake Eppalock
Total Capacity: 305 GLCurrent volume: 111 GLFull: 36%Active storage: 110 GLDead storage: 1 GL
49% (1,854 of 3,766 GL)
Lake Eildon
Total Capacity: 3,334 GLCurrent volume: 1,575 GLFull: 47%Active storage: 1,491 GLDead storage: 84 GL
Waranga Basin
Total Capacity: 432 GLCurrent volume: 280 GLFull: 65%Active storage: 155 GLDead storage: 125 GL
Cairn Curran Reservoir
Total Capacity: 147 GLCurrent volume: 78 GLFull: 53%Active storage: 77 GLDead storage: 1 GL
Tullaroop Reservoir
Total Capacity: 72 GLCurrent volume: 62 GLFull: 85%Active storage: 55 GLDead storage: 7 GL
Lower Darling catchment
1% (13 of 1,731 GL)
Menindee Lakes
Total Capacity: 1,731 GLCurrent volume: 13 GLFull: 1%Active storage: 0 GLDead storage: 36 GL
100% (1,919 of 1,924 GL)
Lake Albert
Current volume: 276 GLFull: 99%
Lake Alexandrina
Current volume: 1,644 GLFull: 100%
Lower Murray catchment
82% (554 of 677 GL)
Lake Victoria
Total Capacity: 677 GLCurrent volume: 554 GLFull: 82%Active storage: 454 GLDead storage: 100 GL
49% (1,290 of 2,659 GL)
Blowering Reservoir
Total Capacity: 1,631 GLCurrent volume: 944 GLFull: 58%Active storage: 920 GLDead storage: 24 GL
Lake Burrinjuck
Total Capacity: 1,028 GLCurrent volume: 346 GLFull: 34%Active storage: 343 GLDead storage: 3 GL
95% (36 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: 22 GLFull: 92%Active storage: 17 GLDead storage: 5 GL
51% (3,472 of 6,861 GL)
Lake Hume
Total Capacity: 3,005 GLCurrent volume: 1,243 GLFull: 41%Active storage: 1,220 GLDead storage: 23 GL
Lake Dartmouth
Total Capacity: 3,856 GLCurrent volume: 2,230 GLFull: 58%Active storage: 2,159 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.