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.
|NOTE: Due to an issue with the sensor reading the following time periods are incorrect. 17-20 January 2016 (no corrected data available) and 3 January 2017 (correct reading was 14%).|
Weir Storage Volumes
|Black's Weir||3,780ML||9 metres max.|
|Aplin's Weir||1,800ML||8 metres max.|