Live storage and water levels in dams in Karnataka [30 Jun 2021]

Last Modified: Thu Jul 01 2021 16:53:30 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 18,177 million litres
    Linganamakki Reservoir. At 42.30% of its full capacity of 42,971 million litres, compared to 15.29% at the same time last year. Storage increased by nearly 11% in just 6 days from 16 to 22 Jun.
  • 16,965 million litres
    Supa Reservoir. At 41.22% of its full capacity of 41,153 million litres, compared to 23.46% at the same time last year.
  • 1,286 million litres
    Varahi Reservoir (aka Mani Reservoir, Mani Dam). At 14.60% of its full capacity of 8,807 million litres, compared to 10.64% at the same time last year.
  • 1,203 million litres
    Harangi Dam. At 50.00% of its full capacity of 2,407 million litres, compared to 46.47% at the same time last year. The reservoir which is one of the major tourist attractions in Kodagu district. It provides irrigation facility to 1.34 lakh acres of farmland. The right bank canals irrigate lands in Kodagu district, Periyapattana, Hunsur and KR Nagar taluks of Mysuru district while the left bank irrigates land in Arkalgud taluk of Hassan district.
  • 4,859 million litres
    Hemavathi Dam (aka Gorur Dam). At 46.25% of its full capacity of 10,506 million litres, compared to 30.11% at the same time last year. Hemavathi reservoir is the lifeline of Hassan, Tumakuru, and parts of the Mandya districts. Over 3 lakh acres of land is irrigated by the Hemavathi project. Hassan is entitled to 5,097 million litres, Tumakuru 7,050 million litres and Mandya 1,585 million litres. Storage increased by nearly 16% in just 7 days rom 15 to 22 Jun.
  • 5,168 million litres
    Krishna Raja Sagara (KRS) Dam. At 36.91% of its full capacity of 14,003 million litres, compared to 41.33% at the same time last year. Net inflow of 33,304 cusec in last 48 hours. Storage increased by nearly 8% in 3 days from 18 to 21 Jun.
  • 4,154 million litres
    Kabini Dam. At 75.15% of its full capacity of 5,527 million litres, compared to 40.22% at the same time last year. Healthy inflow of 50,023 cusecs in last 72 hours. Storage increased by nearly 19% in 4 days from 17 to 21 Jun.
  • 10,743 million litres
    Bhadra Dam. At 53.03% of its full capacity of 20,258 million litres, compared to 36.48% at the same time last year. Located near Lakkavalli in Tarikere taluk of Chikkamagaluru. A multiple purpose dam, it irrigates about 105,570 hectares of land in Shivamogga, Chikkamagaluru and Davangere districts, supports power generation of 39 MW and provides 169,900 million litres of domestic drinking water annually. It has reached the full reservoir level 3 years in a row.
  • 9,195 million litres
    Tungabhadra Dam. At 32.19% of its full capacity of 28,561 million litres, compared to 10.81% at the same time last year. Tungabhadra reservoir is an inter-state project catering to the drinking water and irrigation needs of six districts — Bellary, Koppal and R aichur 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). 12% Jump in storage in just 4 days from 18 to 23 Jun.
  • 6,677 million litres
    Ghataprabha Reservoir (aka Raja Lakhamgowda Dam or Hidkal Dam). At 46.24% of its full capacity of 14,442 million litres, compared to 20.80% at the same time last year. Healthy inflow of 114,755 cusecs in last 5 days. 32% jump in storage in just 7 days (from 16 to 23 Jun)!
  • 5,307 million litres
    Malaprabha Dam (aka Renuka Sagar Reservoir or Naviluteertha Reservoir). At 49.67% of its full capacity of 10,684 million litres, compared to 33.02% at the same time last year. Waters from the reservoir are used to irrigate 196,132 hectares of land. It also supplies 6,116 million litres of water annually for dometic and industrial use to Bailhongal, Savadatti and Ramdurg of Belagavi district, as well as to Hubballi, Dharwad, Ron in Gadag district and several villages in Bagalkot. The reservoir is the main source of drinking water for the twin cities of Dharwad and Hubballi - click / tap for details. Healthy inflow of 39,115 cusecs in last 24 hours. 24% jump in storage in just 5 days (from 18 to 24 Jun)!
  • 25,465 million litres
    Almatti Dam. At 73.07% of its full capacity of 34,853 million litres, compared to 53.96% at the same time last year. 117,742 cusecs net inflow in last 24 hours. 308,857 cusecs in last 6 days. 50% jump in storage in last 120 hours!
  • 5,839 million litres
    Narayanapura Reservoir. At 61.88% of its full capacity of 9,435 million litres, compared to 61.79% at the same time last year.