Streamflow

Streamflow: Aug. 31, 2015

The chart below shows how much water is flowing at different locations along the South Platte and Colorado Rivers. The streamflow rates depend on Denver Water’s diversions into various reservoirs, tunnels, canals and ditches. The chart below also shows the historic monthly average streamflow rate at each location. All streamflow rates are measured in cubic feet per second. 

 South Platte RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
North Fork of SP at Grant 58 157
South Platte at Waterton 188
290
South Platte at Denver 282 473
Burlington Ditch Diversion 100
 
South Platte at Henderson 374
641
South Platte near Kersey
327
816
South Platte at Julesburg 163 188
Bear Creek at Morrison 42
64
South Boulder at Pinecliffe 44
 
Colorado RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
Eagle River at Gypsum 168
382
Colorado River at Dotsero 1,392 1,714
Colorado River at Cameo 2,591 2,849
Colorado River near Kremmling 1,116
1,080