What is the 'water table?'

Asked on near Charlotte, NC
Topics: Food & DrinkWaterCompounds & Mixtures, Chemistry, Science


The water table is the top of an underground aquifer. It's the point at which water appears when you are drilling a well.

The water table is the level at which the ground water pressure is equal to atmospheric pressure. More info?

Lynn Baird

Water table--the top of the water surface in the saturated part of an aquifer.

Jillian Hall

The upper surface of the zone of saturation is called the water table.

Do you know the answer?

Login or Sign Up to answer this question.

What is the 'water table?'

Related Water Questions

See All Questions