Esk (Cumbria) at Cropple Howe

Current River Level: 0.538m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Wednesday 29th March GMT
(5:30am, Wednesday 29th March BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.031m


The normal level of the Esk (Cumbria) at Cropple Howe in average weather conditions is between 0.44m and 0.59m. It has been between these levels for at least 160 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Esk (Cumbria) at Cropple Howe in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.37m and 1.88m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.18m, reached on Thursday 4th November 2010 at 5:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Esk (Cumbria) at Cropple Howe is 2.36m, recorded on Friday 14th November 1980 at 2:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Cropple Howe
  • Watercourse: Esk (Cumbria)
  • Catchment Area: Derwent West Cumbria and Duddon
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Muncaster
  • Local Authority: Copeland Borough Council
  • County: Cumbria

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Esk (Cumbria)
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

There are no flood warning locations near this monitoring station.

Past Week

Long Term

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