That depends on the type of skimmer in ground or above ground and from what material it is made, The water is leaking between gaskets
Just enough so that the skimmer is above the water and the pipes to the filter and filter can be drained.
about an inch below the TOP of the filter...there should be a line on your filter...
it is because there are not many people who actually use above ground pools I recommend getting a underground pool so then it wont leak
A dirty or blocked filter
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possible head gasket leaking, cracked head or freeze plug rusted out.
Proper water chemistry instead of neglect. Long filter periods and a clean filter.
If I was to make a guess, I would say if you have not tried backwashing the filter, then it is time to change the filter media inside the filter.
That's quite possible. A filter, or filter change should do the trick.
No, unless there is something wrong with the water that can't be handled by the filter and normal chemicals.
Yes it is above the water table.