The Ross River Dam has a catchment area of 750 sq kms and a current capacity of 233,187ML. Paluma Dam has a catchment area of 9.8 sq kms and a current storage capacity of 11,400ML.
Townsville is currently under Level 3 water restrictions. At the moment we are not pumping from the Burdekin Dam.
|Please note: The reading from the Dam Levels application below rounds to the nearest whole number and the Ross River Dam is currently at 15.4% as of November 6.|
Weir Storage Volumes
|Black's Weir||3,780ML||9 metres max.|
|Aplin's Weir||1,800ML||8 metres max.|