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USGS 08074000 Buffalo Bayou at Houston, TX


Harris County, Texas
Hydrologic Unit Code 12040104
Latitude  29°45'36", Longitude  95°24'30" NAD27
Drainage area 336  square miles
Contributing drainage area 336  square miles
Gage datum 0.00 feet above NAVD88
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
Day of
month
Mean of daily mean values for each day for 1 - 13 years of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1987-10-01 -> 2017-09-30)

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
1 668 1,220 1,890 909 1,650 1,470 1,530 1,870 1,520 1,380 1,540 1,700
2 644 1,220 1,860 1,730 1,740 1,710 2,030 1,470 1,230 1,720 1,870 1,760
3 1,210 1,550 1,350 1,930 1,870 1,500 2,070 1,610 1,000 1,550 1,700 1,700
4 873 2,060 1,890 1,890 2,120 1,240 1,530 1,530 571 1,130 2,160 1,640
5 1,270 1,220 2,520 2,230 2,270 1,320 1,730 1,690 739 930 1,780 1,550
6 809 1,250 1,510 1,650 2,110 1,570 1,730 1,520 929 1,130 1,510 1,420
7 1,920 1,640 1,360 1,300 1,690 1,520 1,400 1,710 1,090 1,340 1,440 1,080
8 1,020 1,500 1,090 2,100 1,860 1,930 1,390 1,860 1,170 1,250 1,130 1,840
9 1,690 1,980 1,530 1,600 1,820 3,470 1,170 1,740 782 1,590 1,170 1,630
10 2,070 1,490 1,720 1,390 1,940 2,330 1,790 1,230 1,180 1,580 1,140 2,050
11 1,430 2,150 1,500 1,780 2,480 1,760 1,850 1,580 2,270 1,190 1,350 1,700
12 1,440 1,730 1,650 1,660 1,880 1,730 2,170 1,080 2,200 1,120 2,010 2,860
13 1,740 1,640 1,440 1,310 1,770 1,520 2,080 1,140 1,760 1,370 2,250 1,820
14 1,200 1,360 1,330 1,420 1,850 1,280 2,220 1,910 2,410 1,300 2,270 1,590
15 1,330 1,590 1,600 1,500 1,890 1,520 1,960 2,170 1,550 1,070 1,300 1,700
16 1,060 1,590 1,420 1,490 1,620 1,540 1,590 2,300 1,500 2,110 1,710 1,580
17 1,340 1,400 1,520 1,640 1,550 1,540 1,300 959 1,330 1,800 1,700 1,320
18 1,690 2,020 1,250 3,120 2,030 1,290 875 767 2,050 2,010 2,540 1,790
19 1,520 1,550 1,740 2,610 1,710 1,440 915 1,170 1,980 2,110 1,640 1,690
20 1,350 1,550 1,630 1,190 1,770 1,930 1,220 1,120 1,250 1,720 1,790 1,380
21 1,470 1,280 1,470 1,100 1,540 1,770 997 1,320 1,740 1,380 1,560 1,550
22 1,440 1,690 1,540 1,470 2,510 1,620 1,250 1,800 1,350 1,430 1,650 1,650
23 1,450 1,270 1,940 1,630 1,900 1,840 1,470 1,440 1,520 1,580 2,110 1,270
24 1,230 1,450 1,190 2,290 1,490 1,730 1,590 1,380 1,400 1,370 2,130 864
25 1,550 1,480 1,010 1,990 2,410 1,790 1,660 1,500 1,010 2,230 1,730 1,290
26 1,470 1,240 1,160 1,780 2,660 1,970 1,290 1,050 1,230 1,440 1,740 1,410
27 1,770 1,120 713 1,850 1,730 1,970 1,330 1,070 997 1,360 1,540 1,430
28 1,670 1,500 2,260 3,240 1,600 909 1,290 1,020 630 1,460 1,790 1,310
29 1,350 144 1,320 1,960 1,680 1,110 1,600 754 1,110 2,060 1,910 1,710
30 1,280   1,040 1,200 1,750 1,570 1,550 1,090 1,440 1,810 1,780 1,590
31 1,100   1,110   1,650   1,620 1,560   2,100   1,070