Water Usage Estimates

Below are some statistics that you might find useful and surprising when contemplating your daily consumption. These are approximate and serve only as a general guide for traditional applications. Some low-flow and reduction devices will decrease these values. See your manufacturer's data for more precise measurements.

  • 30-50 gallons per bath/shower
  • 5-7 gallons per toilet flush
  • 2 gallons per hand wash
  • 15-20 gallons per Automatic dishwasher standard cycle
  • 44-67 gallons per Automatic laundry washer standard cycle
  • >1000 gallons per hour for a 3/4" garden hose

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Also select the document below for some quick tips