The Fish River (Visrivier in Afrikaans, Fischfluss in German) is a river in Namibia. It is 650 km long, flowing from the Naukluft Mountains 150 km to the Hardap Dam near Mariental. From there the flow is entirely blocked, all further flow downstream coming from tributaries downstream from the dam. The flow of the river is seasonal; in winter the river can dry up completely. Despite this, the river is the site of the spectacular Fish River Canyon, a canyon 160 km long, and at points as much as 550 m deep. The outflow of the Fish River joins the ... Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Fish River Near Fort Kent with a streamflow rate of 3,660 cfs. This is also the deepest point on the Fish River, reporting a gauge stage of 6.19 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Fish River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 520 ft, the Fish River Near Fort Kent .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Fish River Near Fort Kent
|3660 cfs||6.19 ft|
Fish River Near Silver Hill Al
|129 cfs||2.32 ft|