National Water Information System: Web Interface

Warning: Javascript must be enabled to use all the features on this page!
Click to hideNews Bulletins

USGS Groundwater Data for Nevada

Click to hide state-specific text
Water Data Reports, Nevada, Water Years 2002-2004

Groundwater Current data

Current conditions at selected sites based on the most recent data from on-site automated recording equipment. Measurements are commonly recorded at a fixed interval of 15- to 60-minutes and transmitted to the USGS every hour. Values may include "Approved" (quality-assured data that may be published) and/or more recent "Provisional" data (of unverified accuracy and subject to revision). Most current data are provisional. -- Not available for Nevada

(13 sites)

The same data accessed by the Current Conditions link above but including both active and discontinued sites with data for any part of the period October 1, 2007, through the present. Values may include "Approved" (quality-assured data that may be published) and/or more recent "Provisional" data (of unverified accuracy and subject to revision).

(47 sites)

Summary of all data for each day for the period of record and may represent the daily mean, median, maximum, minimum, and/or other derived value. Values may include "Approved" (quality-assured data that may be published) and/or more recent "Provisional" data (of unverified accuracy and subject to revision). Example.

Statistics
(45 sites)

Statistics are computed from approved daily mean data at each site. These links provide summaries of approved historical daily values for daily, monthly, and annual (water year or calendar year) time periods.

(12,088 sites)
Manual measurements of depth to water in wells.
Introduction

The Ground-Water database contains ground-water site inventory, ground-water level data, and water-quality data.

The ground-water site inventory consists of about 18,000 records of wells, springs, test holes, tunnels,drains, and excavations in Nevada. Available site descriptive information includes well location information (latitude and longitude, well depth, site use, water use, and aquifer).

The USGS with the assistance of its cooperators annually monitors ground-water levels in hundreds of wells in Nevada. Ground-water level data are collected and stored as either discrete ground-water level measurements or as continuous record. Data from some of the continuous record stations are relayed to the Nevada District Office in Carson City by satellite transmissions providing access to realtime ground-water data.


Questions about sites/data?
Feedback on this web site
Automated retrievals
Help
Data Tips
Explanation of terms
Subscribe for system changes
News

Accessibility Plug-Ins FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Title: USGS Groundwater Data for Nevada
URL: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nv/nwis/gw?

Page Contact Information: Nevada Water Data Maintainer
Page Last Modified: 2014-07-24 11:22:19 EDT
0.32   0.31 caww02