Folsom Lake Levels
During California’s worst drought in decades, Folsom Lake has become more desert-like. Levels are still trailing normal years by a significant margin.
Below is a chart showing lake levels since 1989. The sliders allow you to adjust the time frame you’re looking at and the elevation of the lake. Once you set a range, you can pick out a year to spotlight.
Hovering over chart will show you Folsom Lake’s levels on individual days.
Be sure to visit our drought page for the latest on this slow-moving disaster.
- Californians Still Saving Water In Drought, But Not As Much - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Californians are still saving water despite the recent lifting of mandatory statewide conservation, but not as much as they were last year at the peak of the drought, water officials said […]
- UC Davis Study Finds Drought Impact On Farmers Harsh, But Softening - The drought will cost farmers more than $600 million this year. It’s a large number, but a fraction of the $2.7 billion hit to the farm economy in 2015.