Saco River Water Conditions

REPORT DATE – May 12,2021

Very early season paddling. We are open for experienced paddlers only. Water temps are a very brisk 50 degrees.  

Current Water Level

Current Flow: 888 cfs / normal  1728 cfs

Water Temperature

50 Degrees

Today’s Weather Forecast

Sunny 65 Degrees. 

Paddling Water Guide

Cubic feet per second (cfs)
200 – 400 cfs: Very slow moving water. Normal Summer Flow. Lots of Beaches
400 – 1000 cfs: Perfect level with some small riffles. All trips offered. 
1000 – 1500 cfs: Quicker water. Ages 8 and up 
1500 – 2400 cfs: Previous Paddling Experience Recommended. 

May Average: 1200-2500

June Average: 500-1200

July Average: 300-600

August & September: 200-400

This is a only a general guide and recommendations.

Water levels change on a daily basis.

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