Weather & River Conditions

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Additional Forecasts

At the northern end of the park: Milford, PA Forecast
In the middle of the park: Bushkill, PA Forecast
At the southern end of the park: Delaware Water Gap, PA Forecast

Current River Conditions

Below are graphs with current river conditions that may aid in the planning of a trip. River conditions are measured at the USGS gauge in Montague, NJ located at the northern end of the park, giving an accurate indication of what conditions will likely be downriver in advance. Click on the graphs for more detailed information.

Note: When the river height reaches 8+ feet at the Montague NJ gauge, it becomes mandatory to wear a lifejacket while boating on the Delaware River.

River height at USGS Montague, NJ gauge Water temperature at USGS Montague, NJ gauge

Delaware River Conditions near Delaware Water Gap, PA(South)
Delaware River Conditions at Barryville, NY Gauge(North)

Last updated: October 21, 2022

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Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
P.O. Box 2

Bushkill, PA 18324


570 426-2452

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