USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
391930120165301 Donner Lake Precipitation Gage near Truckee, CA
LOCATION - Lat 39°19'30", long 120°16'53" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.14, T.17 N., R.15 E., Nevada County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 16050102, on north shore, 2.5 mi upstream from outlet gates, and 4.9 mi west of Truckee.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 2001 to current year. Prior to October 2011, published as station number 10338400.
INSTRUMENTATION - Heated tipping-bucket gage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum daily precipitation, 6.10 in, Jan. 8, 2017; no precipitation on many days in each year.