All the important details about the Rhine Falls can be found here.
|Width of the Falls||150 metres|
|Height of the Falls||23 metres|
|Depth of the basin||13 metres|
|Age of the Falls||approx. 15'000 years|
|Capacity of flow in summer||approx. 600'000 litres per second|
|Capacity of flow in winter||approx. 250'000 litres per second|
|Lowest capacity of flow||1921, 95'000 litres per second|
|Greatest capacity of flow||1965, 1'250'000 litres per second|
Since 1983 Rhine Falls and its environment are in the state inventory for countryside and natural monuments of national importance.