Live storage and water levels in dams in Karnataka [31 Aug 2020]

Last Modified: Thu Sep 03 2020 06:03:37 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 112.00 tmc
    Linganamakki Reservoir. At 74% of its live capacity of 113.72 tmc. Was at 143.42 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 550 m as against FRL of 554.44 m. 44% increase in storage since past 04 Aug.
  • 104.99 tmc
    Supa reservoir. At 72% of its live capacity of 145.33 tmc. Was at 140.65 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 552 m as against FRL of 564 m. 37% increase in storage since past 04 Aug due to inflow of 239,187 cusecs.
  • 16.78 tmc
    Varahi Reservoir (aka Mani Reservoir, Mani Dam). At 54% of its live capacity of 31.10 tmc. Was at 18.68 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 585 m as against FRL of 594 m.
  • 7.83 tmc
    Harangi Dam. At 92% of its live capacity of 8.50 tmc. Was at 8.15 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 871 m as against FRL of 871 m.
  • 35.43 tmc
    Hemavathi Dam (aka Gorur Dam). At 96% of its live capacity of 37.10 tmc. Was at 36.72 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 890 m as against FRL of 890 m. Heavy rains in Hassan district, especially in the catchment areas, since 06 Aug has resulted in inflow of 152,538 cusecs causing a 46% increase in storage. Storage increased from 23.97 tmc to 31.26 tmc in just one day, on 08 Aug!
  • 47.27 tmc
    Krishna Raja Sagara (KRS) Dam live storage today compared to 45.45 tmc same day last year. At 96% of its gross capacity of 49.45 tmc. Water level at 37.77 m as against FRL of 38 m.
  • 18.67 tmc
    Kabini Dam. At 96% of its live capacity of 19.52 tmc. Was at 19.24 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 696 m as against FRL of 696 m. Due to heavy rainfall at Wayanad in Kerala, and huge inflow of 188,492 cusecs to Kabini reservoir since 04 Aug, the water has reached its optimum level. 38,000 cusecs released on 03/08 and 04/08.
  • 67.55 tmc
    Bhadra Dam. At 94% of its gross capacity of 71.54 tmc. Was at 62.62 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 657 m as against FRL of 657 m.
  • 100.86 tmc
    Tungabhadra Dam. At 100% of its gross capacity of 100.86 tmc. Was at 100.86 tmc on the same day last year. Water level at 497 m as against FRL of 497 m. 16% increase in storage in just one day - 09 Aug. Tungabhadra reservoir is an inter-state project catering to the drinking water and irrigation needs of six districts — Bellary, Koppal and Raichur in Karnataka and Anantapur, Kadapa and Kurnool districts in Andhra Pradesh. (Click / Tap to know more on the importance of this dam to the rice bowls of Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh).
  • 51.00 tmc
    Ghataprabha Reservoir (aka Raja Lakhamgowda Dam or Hidkal Dam). At 100% of its live capacity of 51.00 tmc. Was at 51.00 tmc on the same day last year. 42% rise in storage since 06 Aug. 10 crest gates were opened to release water into the Ghataprabha river on 18 Aug. First overflow of the season on 26 Aug.
  • 35.52 tmc
    Malaprabha Dam (aka Renuka Sagar reservoir or Naviluteertha reservoir). At 94% of its gross capacity of 37.73 tmc. Was at 37.03 tmc on the same day last year. The reservoir is the main source of drinking water for the city of Dharwad and for Hubballi - click / tap for details. 41% rise in storage since 06 Aug.
  • 123.08 tmc
    Almatti Dam. At 100% of its live capacity of 123.08 tmc. Was at 123.23 tmc on the same day last year. Water levels at 519 m as against FRL of 519 m. The Central Water Commission has forecast increase in inflows into both Alamatti and Narayanpur dams, which are already full, leading to likely heavy inflows downstream into Jurala, Srisailam and then Nagarjunasagar. On 09 Aug alone, there was an inflow of 185,001 cusecs!! And in order to regulate levels, 181,922 cusecs was released.
  • 33.22 tmc
    Narayanapura Reservoir. At 100% of its gross capacity of 33.31 tmc. Was at 32.88 tmc on the same day last year. On 09 Aug alone, there was an inflow of 191,221 cusecs!! And in order to regulate levels, 186,942 cusecs was released.