The Department of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs

Te Tari Taiwhenua

Building a safe, prosperous and respected nation

 

Lake levels

Current lake height should be used to establish the nearest point of danger below your vessel.

  • Chart datum is the lowest theoretical lake level.
  • Chart datum for Lake Taupo is 355.85m above Mean Sea Level.
  • Depths on a nautical chart are always below chart datum.

For information on current lake levels please call 0800 820 082 or visit the Mercury website.