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USGS Daily Statistics for the Nation

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USGS 05490500 Des Moines River at Keosauqua, IA


Van Buren County, Iowa
Hydrologic Unit Code 07100009
Latitude  40°43'40", Longitude  91°57'34" NAD27
Drainage area 14,038  square miles
Gage datum 547.36 feet above NGVD29
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
Day of
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Mean of daily mean values for each day for water year of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1969-10-01 -> 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 4,940 3,500 8,150 13,200 15,700 16,000 17,600 11,600 7,180 5,690 5,490 5,690
2 4,780 3,750 8,020 12,800 14,500 16,700 17,200 11,300 6,780 5,350 5,940 5,960
3 4,690 3,980 8,190 12,800 14,200 16,600 17,400 11,100 6,580 5,490 5,860 5,790
4 4,640 4,090 8,860 13,000 13,900 16,300 18,300 11,100 6,380 5,370 5,880 5,370
5 4,450 4,160 9,550 12,800 13,900 16,200 18,400 11,300 6,100 5,430 5,810 5,310
6 4,280 4,130 9,080 12,800 13,800 16,000 18,400 10,800 6,040 5,310 5,640 5,370
7 4,140 4,190 9,160 12,400 14,300 15,700 18,300 10,300 5,830 4,870 5,620 5,180
8 4,150 4,120 9,590 12,700 15,300 16,400 17,700 10,300 5,330 5,120 5,570 5,040
9 4,160 3,960 10,400 13,500 14,600 16,400 17,400 10,500 4,940 5,410 5,500 4,890
10 3,890 3,740 11,000 13,700 14,300 16,400 17,200 11,100 5,210 5,790 5,520 4,930
11 3,780 3,670 11,200 13,800 15,100 16,100 17,100 10,700 5,130 5,660 5,360 5,000
12 3,610 3,700 11,000 13,600 14,900 16,200 17,000 10,500 4,850 5,240 5,190 5,120
13 3,470 3,820 11,300 13,800 15,200 17,200 16,900 10,000 5,270 5,360 5,150 5,040
14 3,270 4,020 11,800 14,200 15,100 17,900 17,100 9,750 5,870 5,880 5,160 5,730
15 3,220 4,250 12,000 14,200 14,700 19,100 17,100 9,150 5,870 5,790 5,090 6,020
16 3,150 4,330 12,100 14,700 15,400 18,600 17,000 8,780 5,800 5,270 5,130 5,400
17 3,150 4,490 12,000 14,900 16,300 17,900 17,200 8,740 5,830 5,190 5,310 4,950
18 3,230 4,670 12,300 15,900 16,200 17,600 16,100 8,460 6,190 5,840 5,320 4,990
19 3,390 5,200 12,700 15,800 15,800 17,800 15,800 8,200 6,090 5,550 5,100 5,000
20 3,200 6,080 12,900 15,600 15,500 17,900 16,100 7,880 6,180 5,160 5,140 4,830
21 3,190 6,790 12,200 15,200 15,300 17,700 16,200 7,740 6,190 5,030 5,300 4,710
22 3,300 7,340 12,000 14,300 15,400 17,300 15,800 7,590 6,500 5,000 4,980 4,590
23 3,310 7,850 11,600 14,000 15,600 17,500 15,100 7,470 6,490 5,490 5,030 4,460
24 3,370 8,060 11,200 14,600 16,000 18,300 14,400 8,430 6,770 5,730 5,130 4,530
25 3,560 8,430 11,500 15,200 16,300 18,300 14,500 7,870 6,470 5,940 5,350 4,750
26 3,740 8,590 11,700 15,100 16,700 18,700 14,500 7,600 6,280 6,240 5,420 4,750
27 3,910 8,700 12,000 14,600 17,200 18,600 14,100 7,700 5,880 5,950 5,770 4,840
28 3,700 8,390 12,400 14,600 17,400 18,100 14,300 7,710 5,810 5,640 5,840 4,950
29 3,510 9,050 12,400 14,700 18,000 18,400 13,700 7,650 6,250 5,600 5,420 4,830
30 3,350   12,500 15,600 17,300 18,000 13,200 7,430 6,190 5,800 5,420 4,930
31 3,430   13,200   16,500   12,300 7,420   5,320   4,980