Erch at Pencaenewydd

Current River Level: 0.072m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 10:00pm, Tuesday 25th April GMT
(11:00pm, Tuesday 25th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.001m


The normal level of the Erch at Pencaenewydd in average weather conditions is between 0.06m and 0.19m. It has been between these levels for at least 248 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Erch at Pencaenewydd in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.05m and 0.27m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.17m, reached on Thursday 22nd November 2012 at 4:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Erch at Pencaenewydd is 2.36m, recorded on Monday 21st August 2000 at 12:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Pencaenewydd
  • Watercourse: Erch
  • Catchment Area: Llyn and Eryri
  • Region: Wales
  • Nearest Town/Village: Llannor Community
  • Local Authority: Gwynedd Council
  • County: Gwynedd

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Erch
There are no other monitored rivers nearby

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Erch at Abererch
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Aber Erch Dunes

No current or recent warnings.

Past Week

Long Term

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