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

Page Loading - Please Wait...

Click to hideNews Bulletins

Water-Year Summary for Site 02169505

Click to hide Water-Year Summary instructions and information
  • Water-Year Summary reports summarize a year of hydrologic data in a printer-friendly format.
  • For water years 2014 onward, choose a water year and parameter and an on-demand Water-Year Summary report will be generated.
  • For water years 2006 through 2013, choose a water year and an Annual Water Data Report will be provided.
  • For water years 2005 and earlier, Annual Water Data Reports may be available in digital format.
  • Not all sites have reports available for every water year.
Available Parameters
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

Water year 2023: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

Print this page
USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 33°59'41", long 81°01'26" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Richland County, SC, Hydrologic Unit 03050110, on Pickens Street, 0.7 mi southeast of the State Capital, 2.0 mi upstream of the mouth of the Congaree River.
DRAINAGE AREA - 2.15 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - May 2011 to March 2013, August 2018 to current year ; Annual maximum, October 1983 to September 2004.
GAGE - Data collection platform. Datum of gage 194.45 ft above NAVD of 1988. Crest-stage gage. Prior to May 13, 2011 at datum 2 ft lower.
REMARKS - Gage-height records are generally good. Discharge records are generally fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor. Additional details on the accuracy of the records can be obtained by contacting the USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center at gs-w-sc_nwisweb_data_inquiries@usgs.gov.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum instantaneous gage height, 13.45 ft, July 4, 2022. Maximum instantaneous discharge, 4010 cfs, July 4, 2022. Minimum daily mean discharge, 0.77 cfs, January 14, 2019.