Minnesota River

8 Streamgauges
Max Discharge: 6,620 cfs Deepest Point: 785.91ft

Maximum discharge along the river was observed at the Minnesota River At Fort Snelling State Park with a streamflow rate of 6,620 cfs. However, the deepest point on the river is located at the Minnesota River At New Ulm reporting a gauge stage of 785.91 ft. This river is monitored from 8 different streamgauging stations along the Minnesota River, the highest being perched at an elevation of 972 ft, the Minnesota River At Ortonville.

River Levels

Location Streamflow River Stage 24hr Change (%) % Normal Minimum (cfs) Maximum (cfs) Air Temp Elevation
Minnesota River At Ortonville
USGS 05292000
50 cfs 1.74 ft -4.44
Minnesota River At Montevideo
USGS 05311000
720 cfs 3.83 ft 68.62
Minnesota River Near Lac Qui Parle
USGS 05301000
347 cfs 21.4 ft 0
Minnesota River At Morton
USGS 05316580
585 cfs 9.26 ft -1.02
Minnesota River At New Ulm
USGS 05316770
486 cfs 785.91 ft 21.5
Minnesota River At Mankato
USGS 05325000
649 cfs 2.63 ft -5.67
Minnesota River Near Jordan
USGS 05330000
846 cfs 3.7 ft 26.65
Minnesota River At Fort Snelling State Park
USGS 05330920
6620 cfs 688.05 ft

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