Watering Schedule

Effective April 1st to October 31st


Outdoor water use prohibited daily from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Address Approved Watering Days
Odd Numbers Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Even Numbers Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Exceptions

  • Use of drip irrigation and hand watering of trees, shrubs, and car washing with use of a positive shutoff nozzle is permitted at any time.
  • Hosing concrete areas, building exteriors, etc. is prohibited except for health/safety concerns or for maintenance/construction purposes, with use of a positive shutoff nozzle

Outlying water systems owned by the City of Modesto will remain on a two day watering schedule because they are solely supplied by groundwater wells. This includes; Turlock, Grayson, Ceres Walnut Manor, and Del Rio water systems. Odd addresses can water on Wednesday and Sunday. Even addresses can water on Tuesday and Saturday.