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 USGS 11164500

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)  

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

Print this page
USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
11164500 San Francisquito Creek at Stanford University, CA
LOCATION - Lat 37°25'24", long 122°11'18" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in sec.00, T.6 S., R.3 W., Santa Clara County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18050003, in Rincon de San Francisquito Grant, on right bank, at golf course, 1.1 mi downstream from Los Trancos Creek, 1.1 mi west of Stanford University Post Office, and 5 mi downstream from Searsville Lake.
DRAINAGE AREA - 37.4 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1930 to September 1941, October 1950 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1315-B. PRECIPITATION: Water years 1987-95. Monthly totals for station 372724122101201.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and concrete control. Datum of gage is 115.75 ft above NGVD of 1929 and 112.69 ft above NAVD of 1988.
REMARKS - Flow slightly regulated by Searsville Lake, capacity, 952 acre-ft. Diversions upstream from station to Los Trancos and Lagunita Canals for irrigation on Stanford University Campus downstream from station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 7,200 ft³/s, Feb. 3, 1998, gage height, 13.40 ft; maximum gage height, 13.70 ft, Dec. 31, 2022; no flow at times.