Swavesey Drain at Webbs Hole Sluice


Current River Level: 0.19m, rising

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Tuesday 18th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.036m
(recorded at 1:15pm, Tuesday 18th December GMT)

The normal level of the Swavesey Drain at Webbs Hole Sluice in average weather conditions is between -0.09m and 1.64m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Swavesey Drain at Webbs Hole Sluice in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.22m and 1.22m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.09m, reached on Sunday 30th December 2012 at 8:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Swavesey Drain at Webbs Hole Sluice is 3.10m, reached on Monday 26th October 1998 at 3:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Webbs Hole Sluice
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E21968
  • Watercourse: Swavesey Drain
  • Operational Area: Lower Great Ouse
  • Catchment Area: Upper and Bedford Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Over
  • Local Authority: South Cambridgeshire
  • Ceremonial County: Cambridgeshire

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