Resources

Resources

Regional NSW

Regional NSW storage

49.6%

Updated: 14 September 2020

Drought Hub - NSW Government links, fact sheets and the latest information about drought management, preparations and recovery.

Regional NSW Drought Reports - WaterNSW

BoM - The Bureau of Meteorology weather forecasts and climate outlooks

Drought Update - NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment - Water

The Safe and Secure Water Program - Regional infrastructure co-funding program under the NSW Government’s Restart NSW Fund.

MDBA - Murray Darling Basin Authority Drought information

Drought Communities Programme - Federal Government support for communities in the most drought-affected regions of Australia.

Drought Response Projects

Fact Sheets

Critical NSW Valleys - WaterNSW presentations

 

 

Loading

94.6
Monday 21 September
-0.6
2,443,212 ML
2,581,850 ML
9,956 ML
1,423 ML
-16,193 ML
Monday 21 September
96.3
Warragamba Dam
Warragamba
Monday 21 September
1,952,814
2,027,000
1,019,810
2,025,860
1,965,357
933,004
-73,046
-12,543
50.3
99.9
97.0
46.0
-3.6
-0.6
77.5
Woronora Dam
Woronora
Monday 21 September
55,666
71,790
28,650
56,337
55,818
27,016
-671
-152
39.9
78.5
77.8
37.6
-0.9
-0.2
89.8
Avon Dam
Upper Nepean
Monday 21 September
131,732
146,700
70,845
138,003
133,235
60,887
-6,271
-1,503
48.3
94.1
90.8
41.5
-4.3
-1.0
90.5
Cataract Dam
Upper Nepean
Monday 21 September
87,932
97,190
27,529
90,982
88,787
60,403
-3,050
-855
28.3
93.6
91.4
62.1
-3.1
-0.9
86.8
Cordeaux Dam
Upper Nepean
Monday 21 September
81,250
93,640
39,628
82,379
81,461
41,622
-1,129
-211
42.3
88.0
87.0
44.4
-1.2
-0.2
98.3
Nepean Dam
Upper Nepean
Monday 21 September
66,593
67,730
28,852
67,730
67,128
37,741
-1,137
-535
42.6
100.0
99.1
55.7
-1.7
-0.8
83.7
Prospect Dam
Monday 21 September
27,900
33,330
25,876
31,534
28,466
2,024
-3,634
-566
77.6
94.6
85.4
6.1
-10.9
-1.7
85.4
Wingecarribee Reservoir
Shoalhaven
Monday 21 September
20,598
24,130
14,048
22,008
21,021
6,550
-1,410
-423
58.2
91.2
87.1
27.1
-5.8
-1.8
87.5
Fitzroy Falls Reservoir
Shoalhaven
Monday 21 September
8,702
9,950
7,234
7,847
7,942
1,468
855
760
72.7
78.9
79.8
14.8
8.6
7.6
98.1
Tallowa Dam
Shoalhaven
The ‘capacity’ for Tallowa Dam only refers to the water available to be transferred to Sydney, when the total system storage is below 75%. The dam can hold 90,000 ML but 7,500 ML is available for transfers.
Monday 21 September
7,360
7,500
18,240
7,500
7,500
-10,880
-140
-140
243.2
100.0
100.0
-145.1
-1.9
-1.9
92.2
Blue Mountains Dams
Blue Mountains
Monday 21 September
2,665
2,890
1,942
2,742
2,690
723
-77
-25
67.2
94.9
93.1
25.0
-2.7
-0.9
Warragamba Catchment
1.5
12.1
797
Nepean Catchment
7.6
16.7
1,179
Woronora Catchment
5.0
11.3
1,066
Shoalhaven Catchment
4.3
13.4
1,088
Blue Mountains Catchments
1.5
14.5
1,488
Avon Dam
31
171
5,910
Nepean Dam
34
256
12,028
Cataract Dam
40
217
12,808
Cordeaux Dam
5
35
6,226
Woronora Dam
5
36
5,767
Broughtons Pass Weir
32
249
12,838
Pheasants Nest Weir
60
498
27,231
Tallowa Dam
368
3,099
189,354