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Dissolved Oxygen Saturation in Fresh Water

in parts per million (ppm)

Temperature Elevation in Feet
(OC) (OF) 0 1000 1500 2000 2500 3000 3500 4000 4500

5.0 41.0 12.8 12.3 12.1 11.9 11.7 11.5 11.3 11.1 10.9
6.0 42.8 12.4 12.0 11.8 11.6 11.4 11.2 11.0 10.8 10.6
7.0 44.6 12.1 11.7 11.5 11.3 11.1 10.9 10.7 10.5 10.3
8.0 46.4 11.8 11.4 11.2 11.0 10.8 10.6 10.4 10.3 10.1
9.0 48.2 11.6 11.1 10.9 10.8 10.6 10.4 10.2 10.0 9.8
10.0 50.0 11.3 10.9 10.7 10.5 10.3 10.1 9.9 9.8 9.6
11.0 51.8 11.0 10.6 10.4 10.3 10.1 9.9 9.7 9.5 9.4
12.0 53.6 10.8 10.4 10.2 10.0 9.8 9.7 9.5 9.3 9.2
13.0 55.4 10.5 10.2 10.0 9.8 9.6 9.4 9.3 9.1 9.0
14.0 57.2 10.3 9.9 9.8 9.6 9.4 9.2 9.1 8.9 8.8
15.0 59.0 10.1 9.7 9.5 9.4 9.2 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.6
16.0 60.8 9.9 9.5 9.3 9.2 9.0 8.8 8.7 8.5 8.4
17.0 62.6 9.7 9.3 9.1 9.0 8.8 8.7 8.5 8.4 8.2
18.0 64.4 9.5 9.1 9.0 8.8 8.6 8.5 8.3 8.2 8.0
19.0 66.2 9.3 8.9 8.8 8.6 8.5 8.3 8.2 8.0 7.9
20.0 68.0 9.1 8.8 8.6 8.4 8.3 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.7
21.0 69.8 8.9 8.6 8.4 8.3 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.6
22.0 71.6 8.7 8.4 8.3 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.7 7.5 7.4

 

Written By

Photo of John Dorner, IVJohn Dorner, IVArea Agent, Information Management (828) 290-9876 john_dorner@ncsu.eduMadison County, North Carolina
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