Current Kootenay Lake Levels


Queen's Bay:1743.00 feet (531.27 meters) as of Aug 20 2017 00:04:41
Nelson:1742.62 feet (531.15 meters) as of Aug 20 2017 00:04:41

View lake levels for the last 31 days

Lake level forecast - Aug 17, 2017:
Kootenay Lake is forecast to increase to 1743.30 by August 26, 2017.

Average Daily Kootenay River Discharge at Brilliant for Aug 19 2017:  19920 cfs (cubic feet per second)

News - Jun 13, 2017:

Lake level chart
Updated midnight, August 19

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Kootenay Lake levels

Height measurements for the last 31 days

Date Level (feet)    Level (meters)   
July 20 1743.7     531.48    
July 21 1743.6     531.45    
July 22 1743.5     531.42    
July 23 1743.4     531.39    
July 24 1743.4     531.39    
July 25 1743.4     531.39    
July 26 1743.3     531.36    
July 27 1743.3     531.36    
July 28 1743.3     531.36    
July 29 1743.3     531.36    
July 30 1743.3     531.36    
July 31 1743.2     531.33    
August 1 1743.2     531.33    
August 2 1743.1     531.30    
August 3 1743.1     531.30    
August 4 1743.0     531.27    
August 5 1743.0     531.27    
August 6 1742.9     531.24    
August 7 1742.9     531.24    
August 8 1742.9     531.24    
August 9 1742.9     531.24    
August 10 1742.9     531.24    
August 11 1742.9     531.24    
August 12 1742.8     531.21    
August 13 1742.9     531.24    
August 14 1743.0     531.27    
August 15 1743.0     531.27    
August 16 1743.0     531.27    
August 17 1743.0     531.27    
August 18 1743.0     531.27    
August 19 1743.0     531.27    

Kootenay Lake levels history

Year Minimum Maximum
1973 1739.01 1745.03
1974 1739.50 1754.24
1975 1738.52 1747.52
1976 1739.18 1747.25
1977 1738.73 1743.70
1978 1738.97 1747.57
1979 1738.42 1743.80
1980 1738.11 1748.34
1981 1738.00 1749.58
1982 1738.97 1749.03
1983 1738.78 1748.58
1984 1738.72 1747.54
1985 1738.92 1747.32
1986 1739.53 1748.74
1987 1738.73 1746.34
1988 1738.89 1745.57
1989 1739.00 1746.78
1990 1739.40 1749.50
1991 1739.13 1750.15
1992 1738.96 1745.12
1993 1738.95 1745.91
1994 1739.12 1745.62
1995 1738.63 1749.78
1996 1739.05 1751.88
1997 1739.72 1752.88
1998 1738.47 1749.13
1999 1738.35 1750.14
2000 1738.47 1748.27
2001 1737.90 1745.00
2002 1737.97 1751.30
2003 1738.83 1748.96
2004 1738.85 1746.08
2005 1738.55 1747.27
2006 1739.34 1751.57
2007 1740.34 1750.30
2008 1737.88 1749.59
2009 1738.40 1747.80
2010 1738.61 1748.68
2011 1740.49 1751.71
2012 1739.62 1753.78
2013 1739.18 1749.40
2014 1739.59 1750.37
2015 1740.11 1747.14
2016 1740.31 1748.08

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