Alt at Kirkby

Current River Level: 0.215m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Friday 28th April GMT
(5:30am, Friday 28th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.001m


The normal level of the Alt at Kirkby in average weather conditions is between 0.19m and 0.33m. It has been between these levels for at least 202 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Alt at Kirkby in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.21m and 0.59m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.16m, reached on Tuesday 20th July 2010 at 3:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Alt at Kirkby is 2.22m, recorded on Tuesday 10th August 2004 at 12:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Kirkby
  • Watercourse: Alt
  • Catchment Area: Lower Mersey
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Aintree
  • Local Authority: Knowsley Borough Council
  • County: Merseyside

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Alt

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Alt
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Past Week

Long Term

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Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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