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USGS Daily Statistics for the Nation

The statistics generated from this site are based on approved daily-mean data and may not match those published by the USGS in official publications. The user is responsible for assessment and use of statistics from this site. For more details on why the statistics may not match, click here.

USGS 06309000 Yellowstone River at Miles City, MT


Custer County, Montana
Hydrologic Unit Code 10100001
Latitude  46°25'14.78", Longitude 105°51'36.12" NAD83
Drainage area 48,287.7  square miles
Contributing drainage area 47,596  square miles
Gage datum 2,333.3 feet above NGVD29
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
Day of
month
Mean of daily mean values for each day for 87 - 89 years of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1921-10-01 -> 2018-09-30)

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 5,240 5,490 6,740 8,040 10,400 30,300 31,400 11,000 6,800 7,480 7,550 6,490
2 5,200 5,500 6,820 7,910 10,600 30,500 30,200 10,800 6,730 7,540 7,570 6,430
3 5,200 5,540 6,970 7,940 10,700 30,700 29,600 10,500 6,650 7,680 7,590 6,400
4 5,170 5,610 7,150 8,120 10,900 31,500 29,200 10,200 6,720 7,700 7,580 6,410
5 5,060 5,710 7,130 7,960 11,100 32,100 28,800 9,970 6,690 7,750 7,520 6,390
6 5,020 5,740 7,240 7,770 11,500 32,800 27,900 9,610 6,650 7,900 7,510 6,230
7 5,070 5,790 7,420 7,570 12,000 33,600 26,900 9,340 6,630 7,950 7,480 6,010
8 5,140 5,850 7,440 7,540 12,600 35,000 25,800 9,050 6,720 7,860 7,410 5,860
9 5,200 5,810 7,540 7,620 13,200 36,100 25,000 8,730 6,900 7,800 7,370 5,740
10 5,230 5,750 7,730 7,700 13,800 36,700 24,300 8,410 6,850 7,780 7,340 5,700
11 5,240 5,740 8,050 7,820 14,300 36,800 23,400 8,180 6,780 7,770 7,320 5,720
12 5,300 5,780 8,280 7,920 14,700 37,000 22,700 7,970 6,760 7,720 7,240 5,720
13 5,360 5,960 8,630 7,990 15,200 36,700 22,000 7,890 6,860 7,780 7,130 5,710
14 5,380 6,210 8,810 8,030 15,700 36,300 21,200 7,920 6,980 7,810 7,060 5,700
15 5,420 6,240 8,610 7,970 15,900 36,700 20,400 7,860 7,060 7,800 7,060 5,740
16 5,480 6,370 8,620 7,940 16,400 37,100 19,600 7,750 7,090 7,780 7,080 5,760
17 5,530 6,540 8,360 8,030 17,000 37,100 18,700 7,660 7,060 7,780 7,080 5,670
18 5,570 6,670 8,340 8,140 17,800 38,300 18,000 7,490 7,100 7,760 7,060 5,620
19 5,530 6,700 8,500 8,230 18,800 38,600 17,300 7,290 7,170 7,820 7,000 5,620
20 5,560 6,570 9,090 8,330 19,900 37,900 16,600 7,090 7,340 7,800 6,930 5,610
21 5,530 6,570 9,100 8,450 21,300 37,100 15,900 6,940 7,410 7,740 6,910 5,610
22 5,560 6,520 8,960 8,580 22,500 36,800 15,300 6,980 7,470 7,770 6,870 5,640
23 5,550 6,510 8,780 8,670 23,200 36,600 14,800 7,080 7,530 7,730 6,840 5,660
24 5,580 6,510 8,610 8,990 24,200 36,300 14,200 7,120 7,580 7,780 6,710 5,620
25 5,590 6,520 8,470 9,390 24,700 35,900 13,700 6,970 7,740 7,740 6,650 5,560
26 5,500 6,540 8,580 9,630 24,800 35,700 13,200 6,850 7,750 7,680 6,610 5,550
27 5,450 6,590 8,460 9,840 25,700 35,200 13,000 6,680 7,710 7,660 6,670 5,530
28 5,400 6,610 8,580 10,200 26,600 34,600 12,800 6,660 7,690 7,610 6,720 5,500
29 5,340 6,630 8,450 10,200 27,400 34,000 12,600 6,730 7,730 7,580 6,640 5,360
30 5,410   8,440 10,500 28,800 32,900 11,900 6,800 7,480 7,560 6,590 5,330
31 5,460   8,270   29,400   11,400 6,810   7,550   5,310