Pendé River

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Coordinates: 9°5′20″N 16°27′55″E / 9.08889°N 16.46528°E / 9.08889; 16.46528
Pendé River
River
Countries Chad, Central African Republic
Mouth
 - location Logone River at Kim, Chad
 - elevation 375 m (1,230 ft)
 - coordinates 9°5′20″N 16°27′55″E / 9.08889°N 16.46528°E / 9.08889; 16.46528
Basin 15,325 km2 (5,917 sq mi)
Discharge
 - average 128 m3/s (4,520 cu ft/s)
Map showing the Pendé River (Center left) within the Chari River drainage basin.

The Pendé River is a river in central Africa. It arises in Ouham-Pendé in the Central African Republic and flows north, forming a short part of the international boundary between the Central African Republic and Chad. It eventually merges with the Logone River near Kim.

Hydrometry[edit]

The flow of the river observed over 28 years (1947–75) in Doba a town in Chad about 70 km above the mouth into the Logon.[1] The at Doba observed average annual flow during this period was 128 m³ / s fed by an area of about 14.300 km ² a majority of the total catchment area of the River.

The average monthly flow of the river Pendé hydrological station of Doba (in m³ / s )< br /> (Calculated using the data for a period of 28 years, 1947–75)

References[edit]

  1. ^ GRDC - Der Pendé in Doba