• Sierra del Carmen

    Big Bend

    National Park Texas

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  • Extreme Water Shortage

    Extreme water shortage throughout park. Visitors are limited to 5 gallons per day, and are encouraged to conserve further when possible. Please consider bringing your own water to the park.

Big Bend National Park Daily Report

 
daily report

Produced by the Division of Visitor and Resource Protection, the Big Bend National Park Daily Report provides weather, river levels, and other information about current park conditions.

Please Note: If we are unable to upload a current Daily Report you may call 432-477-1158 between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm CST for information.
 

Weather

24-hour Weather Information: 432-477-1183

Automated Weather Stations
Chisos Basin 5401'
Panther Junction 3750'
Rio Grande Village 2140'

NOAA Weather Forecast - Extended forecast for Big Bend
 
 

Rio Grande Water Level Information

Did You Know?

Camels

Traveling through the Big Bend during the 1860 camel experiment, Lt. William Echols reported that camels did well in the desert, but that they suffered from sore feet. “I would recommend to any one using the camels over rough country, in case of tender feet, to shoe them with a piece of raw hide…” More...