Elan at Caban Elan


Current River Level: 0.281m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 2:00pm, Tuesday 12th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.001m
(recorded at 12:15pm, Tuesday 12th December GMT)

The normal level of the Elan at Caban Elan in average weather conditions is between 0.25m and 0.50m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Elan at Caban Elan in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.25m and 0.58m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.92m, reached on Friday 8th June 2012 at 7:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Elan at Caban Elan is 2.27m, reached on Tuesday 27th December 1994 at 9:30am.

  • Monitoring Station: Caban Elan
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 4008
  • Watercourse: Elan
  • Catchment Area: Wye
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wye (Hereford)
  • Nearest Town/Village: Rhayader
  • Local Authority: Powys
  • Ceremonial County: Powys

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Elan
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