Chess at Rickmansworth

Current River Level: 0.079m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 12:00pm, Sunday 23rd April GMT
(1:00pm, Sunday 23rd April BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.001m

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The normal level of the Chess at Rickmansworth in average weather conditions is between 0.07m and 0.13m. It has been between these levels for at least 350 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Chess at Rickmansworth in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.06m and 0.30m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.30m, reached on Saturday 8th February 2014 at 10:45am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Chess at Rickmansworth is 0.37m, recorded on Friday 18th May 2001 at 5:30am.

  • Monitoring Station: Rickmansworth
  • Watercourse: Chess
  • Catchment Area: Colne (Upper)
  • Region: Thames
  • Nearest Town/Village: Croxley Green
  • Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
  • County: Hertfordshire

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Long Term

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

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