Maly Irgiz River

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Maly Irgiz River
Origin Saratov Oblast, Russia
Mouth Saratov Reservoir, Volga
Basin countries Russia
Length 235 km
Avg. discharge 6,4 m³/s
Basin area 3,900 km²

The Maly Irgiz (Russian: Малый Ирги́з, literally Little Irgiz) is a river in Saratov Oblast, Russia, the left tributary of the Volga. It is 235 km long, its drainage basin is 3,900 km². The river is fed by snow. Above Seleznikha Maly Irgiz dries up systematically (up to 305 day per year without drainage). Between November and April Maly Irgiz is frozen.


Coordinates: 52°11′53″N 48°30′32″E / 52.19806°N 48.50889°E / 52.19806; 48.50889