The September 2022 Hydrology Summary Bulletin outlines the flows in…
Hydrology Summary Bulletin – October 2022
The latest Hydrology Bulletin on rainfall, river flows, lake levels, groundwater levels and spring outflows for October 2022 is now available.
- Rainfall was above the long-term average across the entire country for October.
- The average river flows for October increased at all flow monitoring stations since September. These flows were above the long-term average at almost three-quarter (73%) of river monitoring stations across the country.
- Average lake levels also rose with almost two-thirds (60%) of lakes higher than normal for this time of year.
- Average monthly groundwater levels increased at 82% of monitoring stations since September, with 44% of monitoring wells higher than the normal. Most monitored spring outflows were within the normal range for this time of year.
You can download the Hydrology Bulletin on EPA.ie now: https://www.epa.ie/publications/monitoring–assessment/freshwater–marine/hydrology-bulletin/hydrology-bulletin/hydrology-summary-bulletin—october-2022.php