Go to the City of Winnipeg Home Site

River Levels at Winnipeg, Manitoba

This page was last generated on Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 00:18:12
Red River
Location along the river
Feet above James Ave. Datum
Geodetic Metric
Last Reading
St. Norbert Community Centre
Out of Range
Out of Range
Out of Range
South Perimeter
Undergoing Maintenance
Undergoing Maintenance
Undergoing Maintenance
Fort Garry
7.42
224.03
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:13:00
James Avenue*
6.68
223.80
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:11:10
Kildonan Bridge
5.97
223.59
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:06:45
North Perimeter
Undergoing Maintenance
Undergoing Maintenance
Undergoing Maintenance
*Data provided in partnership with Water Survey of Canada/Environment Canada

Assiniboine River
Location along the river
Feet above James Ave. Datum
Geodetic Metric
Last Reading
West Perimeter
25.98
229.69
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:11:45
Charleswood
20.41
227.99
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:06:10
St. James
11.23
225.19
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:06:20
Maryland
7.29
223.99
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:10:01
Osborne
7.04
223.91
Wed, 28 Sep, 2016 @ 00:13:00

Reference Levels
Feet above James Ave. Datum
Geodetic Metric (m)
Normal Summer Level
6.5
223.74 (varies)
Assiniboine R. Walkway
8.5
224.35 (minimum level)
Normal Winter Ice Level
0
221.77 (varies)
1997 Flood Peak
24.5
229.23 (at James Ave.)
2005 Flood Peak
20.1
227.89 (at James Ave.)
2006 Flood Peak
20.4
227.99 (at James Ave.)
2009 Flood Peak
22.6
228.66 (at James Ave.)
2011 Flood Peak
20.7
228.089 (at James Ave.)
Definitions: James Ave. Datum: Long term mean winter ice level at James Ave., Winnipeg = 727.586 feet geodetic.
Geodetic metric = (James + 727.586) x 0.3048
"Geodetic" is the horizontal and vertical positioning of a ship, platform, benchmark, survey location, etc.