Cherwell at Banbury

 

Current River Level: 0.062m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00am, Tuesday 24th October GMT
(5:00am, Tuesday 24th October BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.001m

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The normal level of the Cherwell at Banbury in average weather conditions is between 0.03m and 0.37m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Cherwell at Banbury in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.02m and 1.14m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.80m, reached on Thursday 22nd November 2012 at 8:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Cherwell at Banbury is 2.39m, reached on Saturday 21st July 2007 at 5:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Banbury
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 1420TH
  • Watercourse: Cherwell
  • Catchment Area: Cherwell Thame and Wye
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Thames
  • Environment Agency Region: Thames
  • Nearest Town/Village: Banbury
  • Local Authority: Cherwell
  • Ceremonial County: Oxfordshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Cherwell at Banbury
River Cherwell at Banbury

No current or recent warnings.

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Grimsbury area of Banbury benefiting from the Moorfield Brook pumping station, including Fergusson Road, Gibbs Road and parts of the Old Grimsbury Road, West Street and Waterloo Drive

No current or recent warnings.

River Cherwell from Charwelton to just above Upper Heyford
River Cherwell and its tributaries from Charwelton to just above Upper Heyford including Woodford Halse, Edgcote, Cropredy, Marston St Lawrence, Banbury, Kings Sutton, Hook Norton and Croughton

No current or recent warnings.

Sor Brook and The Bloxham Brook and their tributaries
Sor Brook and The Bloxham Brook and their tributaries from Horley and Bloxham to and including Adderbury

No current or recent warnings.

Sor Brook at Bodicote and Adderbury and The Bloxham Brook
Sor Brook at Bodicote and Adderbury and The Bloxham Brook at Bloxham

No current or recent warnings.

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