Water Consumption in Routine Activities

Water Consumption in Routine in Routing Activites Statistics provided by Denver Water

Toilet: (4 flushes)

  • ULV Toilet - 1.6 gallons/flush
  • Conventional Toilet - 3.5-7 gallons/flush

Shower: (5 minutes/day)

  • Low-flow Shower head - 2.5 gallons/minute
  • Conventional Shower head - 3-8 gallons/minute

Bath: (Once/day )

  • Tub 1/4 to 1/3 full - 9-12 gallons
  • Tub Full - 30-45 gallons

Brushing Teeth: (Twice/day)

  • Brush and Rinse - ?-? gallon
  • Open Tap - 2-5 gallons

Dishwasher: (Once/day)

  • Short Cycle - 8-13 gallons
  • Standard Cycle - 10-15 gallons