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USGS 08127000 Elm Ck at Ballinger, TX


Runnels County, Texas
Hydrologic Unit Code 12090101
Latitude  31°44'57", Longitude  99°56'51" NAD27
Drainage area 450  square miles
Contributing drainage area 450  square miles
Gage datum 1,617.72 feet above NGVD29
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Mean of daily mean values for each day for water year of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1982-10-01 -> 2021-09-30)

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 21 14 35 16 21 136 37 4 20 12 19 12
2 18 13 42 14 25 86 27 5.6 12 7.3 16 11
3 16 15 44 16 81 249 62 4.4 9.8 9.6 30 10
4 16 87 74 17 33 116 57 14 4.8 17 44 10
5 15 85 38 23 27 101 29 62 6.5 15 28 10
6 14 47 45 22 34 120 16 8 11 52 20 9.3
7 12 34 30 19 18 88 60 3.9 8.7 24 21 9.5
8 10 22 24 17 30 58 55 2.9 23 15 21 10
9 10 20 21 14 48 83 23 2.5 11 50 13 11
10 10 18 20 12 54 78 15 3.8 8.6 30 10 11
11 11 16 19 12 162 214 14 2.2 5.9 21 9.5 10
12 11 16 19 11 171 69 12 1.5 4.8 20 8.6 10
13 11 16 19 11 82 52 9.7 2.9 12 32 7.9 10
14 10 16 18 12 59 56 7.9 14 25 30 7.6 14
15 9.8 16 17 11 80 38 6.8 32 330 29 49 13
16 9.6 16 25 11 40 44 6.8 19 111 17 61 12
17 10 15 54 18 28 33 9.3 11 62 64 77 11
18 11 14 31 24 55 26 11 11 39 153 47 13
19 12 14 27 14 36 22 7.4 26 25 62 32 17
20 12 19 25 15 31 17 5.3 12 19 38 28 175
21 12 28 23 34 21 15 4.2 7.6 33 24 24 121
22 12 22 20 21 26 12 3.7 12 24 18 22 57
23 11 40 18 15 23 293 3.2 15 22 14 27 43
24 11 175 16 50 23 80 3.7 11 15 24 21 27
25 10 164 15 50 22 182 2.9 7.8 10 45 18 19
26 10 72 21 38 48 116 3.4 6 12 37 16 20
27 19 58 25 28 129 86 7.2 5 9 34 14 20
28 21 49 22 21 45 97 6.4 15 7.2 54 12 22
29 23 53 22 19 101 55 6.8 32 96 44 14 21
30 18   20 32 86 42 5.3 13 64 21 16 20
31 16   22   150   4.1 10   19   25