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

Last Modified: Sun Nov 11 2018 19:18:05 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,544,000 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].
  • 809,000 million litres
    Bhatsa. At 86% of its live storage capacity of 942,000 million litres, compared to 96% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 48%
  • 319,000 million litres
    Upper Vaitarna. At 96% of its live storage capacity of 331,000 million litres, compared to 99% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 16%
  • 142,000 million litres
    Middle Vaitarna. At 73% of its live storage capacity of 194,000 million litres, compared to 99% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 12%. Lake first overflowed this year on 21 Jul.
  • 130,000 million litres
    Modak Sagar. At 74% of its maximum capacity of 175,000 million litres, compared to 90% at the same time last year. Lake's share of water to Mumbai: 11%
  • 144,000 million litres
    Tansa. At 83% of its live storage capacity of 173,000 million litres, compared to 96% 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.
  • 367
    Number of days that the current water stock will provide for.