Motueka at Gorge - River Flow

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Flow for last 7 days at Motueka at Gorge

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All times are in NZ Standard Time, during Daylight Saving add one hour.

Flow for last 30 days at Motueka at Gorge

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River Flow History

Catchment size: 163 km2

Period of analysis: 01 January 1965 to 30 April 2016

Comment: High flood flows are experienced at this site due to much of the catchment being in the sparsely vegetated Red Hills area.

 Flood FlowsDrought Flow
Return Period (m3/s) 1 day average7 day average
 Annual 287 1.424 1.504
 5 Year 353 1.171 1.228
 10 Year 445 1.085 1.134
 20 Year 554 1.022 1.065
 50 Year 730 0.958 0.995
 100 Year 896        0.919 0.952
 Extreme Recorded







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Tasman District Council has exercised all reasonable skill and care in collecting and displaying this information. However, the data is provisional, and may be incorrect until checked by staff. Data should be used with caution where there are safety, monetary, or operational consequences if the data is incorrect. Note also, the data may be changed at a later time.