Etherow at Woolley Bridge

Current River Level: 0.265m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Friday 28th April GMT
(5:30am, Friday 28th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.008m


The normal level of the Etherow at Woolley Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.26m and 0.41m. It has been between these levels for at least 215 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Etherow at Woolley Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.12m and 1.65m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.88m, reached on Friday 6th July 2012 at 6:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Etherow at Woolley Bridge is 3.03m, recorded on Friday 22nd February 2002 at 7:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Woolley Bridge
  • Watercourse: Etherow
  • Catchment Area: Upper Mersey
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Hollingworth
  • Local Authority: Tameside Borough Council
  • County: Greater Manchester

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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No current or recent warnings.

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Recent warnings no longer in force.

Past Week

Long Term

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

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