See the impact of the weather and south Florida’s water usage on Lake Okeechobee water level with a clean, inexpensive app – free of advertisements.
The most current water level, a graphic view of the trends, and historical water level average (1965-2007), yesterday’s level, as well as the level from 2 days ago, last week, last month, last year and the last 2 years are displayed.
Information provided from the US Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District.
Lake Okeechobee is locally referred to as The Lake, Lake O or The Big O, is the largest freshwater lake in the state of Florida. It is the seventh largest freshwater lake in the United States and the second largest freshwater lake contained entirely within the lower 48 states. Okeechobee covers 730 square miles, approximately half the size of the state of Rhode Island, is a main source of water for south Florida’s communities and agriculture.