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10 Facts About Water

  1. 65% of Melbourne’s water is residential households, 40% of that water is used in the bathroom.
  2. Australians are among the world’s top water users. Two-thirds of people, in the world, use less than 60 litres of water a day, but the average Aussie uses twice that amount in a single shower.
  3. In 2012 the average daily water use in a Melbourne household was 149 Litres per person.
  4. Only 1% of all the water on the earth is suitable for drinking.
  5. Melbourne has some of the highest quality drinking water in the world, and the best in Australia.
  6. Generally Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius and freezes at 0 degrees Celsius.
  7. Most of Melbourne’s drinking water comes from protected catchments – forested areas to the north and east of the city that stretch along the Great Divide. The catchments cover an area of 156,700 hectares.
  8. Most mature adults lose about 2.5 to 3 litres of water per day. Water loss may increase in hot weather and with prolonged exercise.
  9. Hot water must be stored above 60 degrees Celsius, to prevent harmful bacterial growth.
  10. The human body can last weeks without food, but only days without water. The body is made up of 55 to 75 per cent water.