Midway Heights County Water District

PO Box 596, Meadow Vista, CA 95722
Jason Tiffany, General Manager
Phone & Fax: (530) 878-8096
Email: admin-mhcwd.org

 

Water Measurements & Equivalents

1 Cubic Foot ("CFT") of Water

= 7.48 Gallons

= about 64.5 Pounds

1 "Unit" Of Water

= 100 Cubic Feet

= 748 Gallons

1 Miner's Inch ("MI") Of Water

= 1.5 Cubic Feet/Minute

= 11.22 Gallons/Minute

= 2,160 Cubic Feet/Day

= 16,156 Gallons Per Day

1 Acre Foot of Water

= 1 Acre covered 1 foot deep

= average water use of two families for one year

= 43,560 Cubic Feet

= About 20 Miner's Inches In 24 Hours

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