Managing our Environment

Clutha River at Clyde

Alert Levels for this site

Alert Title Alert Details Alert Type Alert Threshold Level
Historical flood November 1999 Flood 3450

Last 7 days flow in cumecs

Last 180 days flow in cumecs


Site information 

Start of Record Thursday, 8 January 1959
Catchment Area 12018km2
3 Highest Recorded Flows (cumecs) 3452 (1999), 2240 (1984), 2022 (1978)
3 Lowest Recorded Flows (cumecs) 76.3 (1960), 108.8 (2006), 111.3 (2002)
Mean Annual Low Flow 255 m3/s
Lowest 7 Day Low Flow 120 m3/s
End of Calculation Period Monday, 1 January 2007


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