Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

Document And Entity Information
6 Months Ended
Feb. 28, 2015
Apr. 08, 2015
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name PURE CYCLE CORP  
Document Type 10-Q  
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 Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   24,037,598dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding
Document Period End Date Feb. 28, 2015  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2