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Seasonal Watering Requirements

The Texas AgriLife Extension Service recommends different lawn watering frequencies for each season. One inch of water is recommended throughout the year, however, the frequency varies by season.

  • Winter: Every 15 to 20 days
  • Spring: Every 10 to 15 days
  • Summer: Every 5 to 7 days
  • Fall: Every 10 to 15 days

Following this schedule will help you water efficiently all year long.

Tips

Report Water Waste

Fort Worth has year-round watering restrictions which include a no more than twice a week irrigation schedule. Please report water waste online or use the MyFtWorth app for smartphones. Questions? See Frequently Asked Questions.

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