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USGS Daily Statistics for Minnesota

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USGS 05317200 LITTLE COTTONWOOD RIVER NEAR COURTLAND, MN


Blue Earth County, Minnesota
Hydrologic Unit Code 07020007
Latitude  44°14'47", Longitude  94°20'19" NAD27
Drainage area 170  square miles
Gage datum 788.46 feet above NAVD88
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
Day of
month
Mean of daily mean values for each day for water year of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1973-10-01 -> 2022-09-30)

Calculation period restricted by USGS staff due to special conditions at/near site
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1 24 17 56 208 171 132 136 54 34 50 57 48
2 24 18 58 207 164 129 132 49 32 49 55 47
3 24 18 60 207 159 132 130 45 30 54 53 46
4 24 18 62 220 151 142 131 50 28 55 52 45
5 23 18 63 236 146 142 121 45 31 63 51 42
6 22 18 66 203 146 138 133 39 32 68 50 41
7 22 18 73 197 149 132 134 38 32 72 49 40
8 21 17 73 187 146 136 124 43 32 74 47 38
9 21 17 72 179 149 152 111 42 30 76 47 36
10 20 18 73 173 160 156 103 45 36 81 48 35
11 20 18 84 178 171 153 99 47 43 80 49 34
12 19 17 97 184 176 147 100 47 51 79 51 34
13 19 17 104 190 173 143 90 48 58 77 53 33
14 19 17 125 191 165 138 81 47 57 74 55 33
15 18 18 130 189 154 139 73 50 53 72 57 34
16 18 18 143 192 144 136 67 47 50 70 55 34
17 18 19 128 193 143 218 76 43 46 70 55 34
18 18 21 137 189 153 228 75 45 45 70 57 33
19 17 23 155 185 143 204 74 52 48 71 59 31
20 18 26 182 175 135 220 82 62 53 66 58 31
21 18 31 210 171 133 218 90 62 62 63 58 31
22 19 33 212 172 131 214 87 60 62 65 58 31
23 18 36 199 178 127 191 83 53 60 64 58 30
24 18 38 186 171 124 189 80 50 58 65 57 29
25 17 39 181 167 122 197 78 46 60 64 57 28
26 17 42 189 169 126 185 84 43 61 65 54 27
27 17 45 193 172 127 173 82 42 65 63 51 26
28 17 50 200 171 133 155 87 40 65 61 50 25
29 17 104 201 165 134 148 78 38 61 59 49 25
30 17   208 168 136 139 68 37 55 57 48 25
31 17   209   137   62 36   57   24