Capacity Weather Hydrology

Elephant Butte Reservoir
Reservoir Levels

March 26 2023

316,290 acre-ft

+0.64% today
37% of normal Very Low

Water storage at Elephant Butte Reservoir is currently 316,290 acre-ft, approximately 37% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 857,205.41acre-ft, plus or minus 605,507acre-ft.

Maximum recorded Storage since record keeping began in 1915 was 1942-06-16 when levels reached 2,302,800 acre-ft. Lowest recorded Storage was 1954-08-06 when levels receded to 9,900 acre-ft.

Geolocation -107.192, 33.154
Elevation 4,343 ft
Storage 24hr Change 0.64%
Percent of Normal 37%
Minimum 9,900 acre-ft
Maximum 2,302,800 acre-ft
Average 857,205 acre-ft

Peak Water Storage

Maximum storage by year

Seasonal Comparison

Year over year storage