Common questions

Which river is the only seasonal river that runs through the year?

Which river is the only seasonal river that runs through the year?

Luni the river is the only seasonal river that runs throught rajasthan.

What is permanent river?

Permanent (or perennial) rivers are always flowing even if the level fluctuates. This is common in wet areas. These rivers mostly run into the sea. Periodic rivers are fed by groundwater only in the rainy season when the water table is higher than the level of the riverbed. These are seasonal rivers.

Which river is known as perennial river?

The perennial river can be defined as the river with continuous flow throughout the year such as the rivers Ganges, Indus, Brahmaputra.

Which rivers are seasonal?

Seasonal rivers are the rivers which flow only in rainy seasons and remain dry mostly. Seasonal rivers of India are Godavari, Krishna, Cauvery of South India.

Which rivers are called perennial?

What are the 4 types of rivers?


  • Ephemeral Rivers. Whenever snow melts quickly or there is an exceptionally heavy downpour, it can result in an ephemeral river.
  • Episodic Rivers.
  • Exotic Rivers.
  • Intermittent Rivers.
  • Mature Rivers.
  • Old Rivers.
  • Periodic Rivers.
  • Permanent Rivers.

Which river has water throughout the year?

A perennial stream or perennial river is a stream or river (channel) which has constant stream throughout the year through parts of its stream bed during years of normal rainfall.

How many rivers are perennials?

For e.g.,Ganga is the best example of a perennial river. These rivers get water by rain in rainy season, melting of ice in summer and by snow in the winter season. Other examples include the Indus and its five tributaries, they are Chenab, Jhelum, Beas, Ravi and Sutluj.

Which river is not a seasonal river?

A non-perennial stream or non-perennial is a stream that does not have flow for the entire year. The non-perennial rivers are rivers like Narmada, Tapati, Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna, Pennar, and Cauvery rivers that have no flow for at least a part of the year.

Which rivers are seasonal nature?

The major rivers of the peninsular region are Mahanadi, Krishna, Godavari, Tapi, Narmada are Kaveri, Luni etc. All these rivers are seasonal in nature. The reason behind that are as follows. 1) The peninsular rivers are rain fed and depend only on rain water.

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