The Edwards River is a river of New Zealand. A tributary of the Bealey River, it arises in the Polar Range to the east of Arthur's Pass and flows south-west within Arthur's Pass National Park. The Mingha River joins it just before it enters the Bealey. It is one of the headwaters of the Waimakariri River.A tramping track runs part of the way along the river to a backcountry hut. Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Edwards River Near New Boston with a streamflow rate of 1,140 cfs. This is also the deepest point on the Edwards River, reporting a gauge stage of 17.54 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Edwards River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 663 ft, the Edwards River Near Orion .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Edwards River Near Orion
|291 cfs||2.96 ft|
Edwards River Near New Boston
|1140 cfs||17.54 ft|