How long does it take to fill up an Olympic size swimming pool?

How many gallons is an Olympic sized pool?

Olympic Sized 50 Meter Pool. The Olympic sized pool is 165 feet long by 56 feet wide (8 lap lanes, each 7 feet wide). It holds 490,000 gallons (almost 1/2 million gallons).

How long does a swimming pool take to fill?

Assuming your water pressure is pumping at 8 gallons per minute (480 gallons per hour) through your outside water hose, it would take 31.25 hours to fill a 15,000 gallon swimming pool.

How long does it take to fill a 25000 gallon pool?

Bottom Line: A 25,000 gallons pool can take you 40 to 60 hours to fill using a water hose. If you use water delivery services, they can deliver pool water in very few trips.

How much does an Olympic size pool cost?

Olympic-Size Pool Cost

The cost of Olympic-size swimming pools is between $300,000 and $500,000. Olympic-size pools conform to very strict measurements. They are exactly 50 meters in length, 25 meters in width and have at least 2 meters depth.

How deep are the Olympic trial pools?


Physical property Specified value
Length 50 m
Width 25.0 m
Depth 2.0 m (6 ft 7 in) minimum, 3.0 m (9 ft 10 in) recommended.
Number of lanes 10
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Is it safe to fill a pool overnight?

Hi, with 12″ of water in the pool you should be fine to let it fill all night. The stretching should be done and the liner tight against the wall. If so, let it go. There is some air gap between the liner and the wall in a few areas.

Will 2 hoses fill a pool faster than 1?

If you fill the pool with 2 hoses, it will fill up faster.