Water Watch: Water levels in Mumbai Lakes [31 Jul 2018]

Last Modified: Sat Aug 04 2018 00:56:35 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,573,000 million litres
    Live storage as on last date of update (not counting Tulsi and Vihar). Annual requirement: 1,447,363 million litres, Total capacity: 1,778,000 million litres].
  • 782,000 million litres
    Bhatsa. At 83% of its live storage capacity of 9,42,000 million litres, compared to 87% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 48%
  • 260,000 million litres
    Upper Vaitarna. At 78% of its live storage capacity of 3,31,000 million litres, compared to 83% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 16%
  • 184,000 million litres
    Middle Vaitarna. At 95% of its live storage capacity of 1,94,000 million litres, compared to 95% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 12%. Lake first overflowed this year on 21 Jul.
  • 175,000 million litres
    Modak Sagar. At 100% of its maximum capacity of 1,75,000 million litres, compared to 100% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 11%
  • 172,000 million litres
    Tansa. At 99% of its live storage capacity of 1,73,000 million litres, compared to 100% 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%
  • 34,825 million litres
    Vihar. At 100% of its live storage capacity of 34,825 million litres. 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.
  • 374
    Number of days that the current water stock will provide for.