Exe Estuary at Lympstone

 

Latest Tidal Level: 0.387m

Current level recorded at 5:00pm, Tuesday 19th June BST
(4:00pm, Tuesday 19th June GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.003m
(recorded at 5:00am, Tuesday 19th June BST)

Levels in tidal waters are measured from mean sea level, not from the river bed. They can, therefore, be negative, and do not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

The normal level of the Exe Estuary at Lympstone in average weather conditions is between 0.36m and 2.52m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Exe Estuary at Lympstone in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.08m and 2.03m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Exe Estuary at Lympstone is 3.07m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 1:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Lympstone
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 50180
  • Watercourse: Exe Estuary
  • Operational Area: Clyst and Culm
  • Catchment Area: East Devon
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Exe Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Lympstone
  • Local Authority: East Devon
  • Ceremonial County: Devon

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

South Devon Coast at Lympstone
low-lying parts of Lympstone, including The Strand, Quay Lane and Chapel Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Rivers Otter and Sid, and Exmouth Area
Lympstone, Exmouth, Budleigh Salterton, Honiton, Ottery St Mary and Sidmouth areas

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Exe Area
The Lower River Exe from Tiverton to Exeter, including Bickleigh and Stoke Canon areas.

No current or recent warnings.

River Teign Area
The Rivers Teign, Bovey and Lemon and coastal streams from Babbacombe to Kenton

No current or recent warnings.

South Devon Coast within the Exe Estuary, including Dawlish Warren & Starcross
low-lying parts of Dawlish Warren, Starcross, Kenton, Eastdon, Exton and Powderham

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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