Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Aug. 31, 2015
Nov. 02, 2015
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name PURE CYCLE CORP  
Document Type 10-K  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --08-31  
Amendment Flag false  
Entity Central Index Key 0000276720  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   23,754,098
Entity Public Float   $ 86,018,020
Document Period End Date Aug. 31, 2015  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY