Maximum discharge along the river is currently at the
reporting a streamflow rate of cfs.
This is also the highest stage along the Cocheco River, with a gauge stage of
ft at this location.
This river is monitored from 1 different streamgauging stations along the Cocheco River, the highest being situated at an altitude of ft, the
About the cocheco river
The Cocheco River is a 40-mile long river in New Hampshire that flows into the Piscataqua River. It has played an important role in the history of the region, serving as a source of water power for mills during the Industrial Revolution. The river has a drainage area of 436 square miles and a mean flow rate of 297 cubic feet per second. The river is impounded by several dams, including the Milton Three Ponds Dam, which creates a large reservoir for recreation and fishing. The Cocheco River is also used for agricultural irrigation and is an important source of water for the surrounding communities.