Live storage and water levels in major reservoirs in Tamil Nadu [31 May 2021]

Last Modified: Thu Jun 03 2021 15:12:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 1,742,515 million litres
    Mettur Dam. At 65.84% of its full capacity of 2,646,790 million litres, compared to 70.57% at the same time last year. Located across the Cauvery, the dam is one of the largest in India and the largest in Tamil Nadu. The dam receives inflows from its own catchment area, Kabini Dam and Krishna Raja Sagara Dams located in Karnataka. It provides irrigation and drinking water facilities for more than 12 districts of the state.
  • 599,754 million litres
    Bhavanisagar Dam. At 64.57% of its full capacity of 928,798 million litres, compared to 46.77% at the same time last year.
  • 73,907 million litres
    Amaravathi Dam. At 64.49% of its full capacity of 114,599 million litres, compared to 6.94% at the same time last year.
  • 139,971 million litres
    Periyar Dam. At 46.76% of its full capacity of 299,311 million litres, compared to 12.79% at the same time last year.
  • 144,898 million litres
    Vaigai Dam. At 84.01% of its full capacity of 172,479 million litres, compared to 16.94% at the same time last year.
  • 116,383 million litres
    Papanasam Dam. At 74.73% of its full capacity of 155,744 million litres, compared to 15.16% at the same time last year.
  • 70,424 million litres
    Manimuthar Dam. At 45.13% of its full capacity of 156,055 million litres, compared to 31.86% at the same time last year.
  • 107,010 million litres
    Pechiparai Dam. At 84.92% of its full capacity of 126,011 million litres, compared to 57.42% at the same time last year.
  • 17,953 million litres
    Krishnagiri Dam. At 38.06% of its full capacity of 47,176 million litres, compared to 7.62% at the same time last year.
  • 43,098 million litres
    Sathanur Dam. At 20.79% of its full capacity of 207,309 million litres, compared to 18.96% at the same time last year.
  • 11,412 million litres
    Sholayar Dam. At 7.98% of its full capacity of 143,057 million litres, compared to 14.35% at the same time last year.
  • 117,572 million litres
    Parambikulam Dam. At 30.97% of its full capacity of 379,674 million litres, compared to 18.53% at the same time last year.
  • 56,436 million litres
    Aliyar Dam. At 51.58% of its full capacity of 109,417 million litres, compared to 14.00% at the same time last year.
  • 25,061 million litres
    Thirumurthy Dam. At 50.75% of its full capacity of 49,385 million litres, compared to 27.24% at the same time last year.