Water Watch: Water levels in Mumbai Lakes [Jun 2018]

Last Modified: Tue Jul 03 2018 07:42:33 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 6,55,000 million litres
    Live storage as on last date of update (not counting Tulsi and Vihar). Annual requirement: 14,47,363 million litres, Total capacity: 17,78,000 million litres].
  • 3,51,000 million litres
    Bhatsa. At 38% of its live storage capacity of 9,42,000 million litres, compared to 36% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 48%
  • 91,000 million litres
    Upper Vaitarna. At 27% of its live storage capacity of 3,31,000 million litres, compared to 21% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 16%
  • 39,000 million litres
    Middle Vaitarna. At 20% of its live storage capacity of 1,94,000 million litres, compared to 73% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 12%
  • 1,11,000 million litres
    Modak Sagar. At 64% of its maximum capacity of 1,75,000 million litres, compared to 53% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 11%
  • 63,000 million litres
    Tansa. At 36% of its live storage capacity of 1,73,000 million litres, compared to 45% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 10%
  • ? million litres
    Tulsi. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 2%
  • ? million litres
    Vihar. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 1%
  • 3,750 million litres
    Volume of water the BMC supplies to the city and its suburbs every day. However, the actual consumption demand is 4,200 million litres.