Irt at Galesyke

Current River Level: 0.253m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Saturday 29th April GMT
(4:00pm, Saturday 29th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.004m


The normal level of the Irt at Galesyke in average weather conditions is between 0.31m and 0.72m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Irt at Galesyke in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.25m and 0.85m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.68m, reached on Saturday 23rd June 2012 at 7:45am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Irt at Galesyke is 2.01m, recorded on Friday 20th November 2009 at 8:30am.

  • Monitoring Station: Galesyke
  • Watercourse: Irt
  • Catchment Area: Derwent West Cumbria and Duddon
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Wasdale
  • Local Authority: Copeland Borough Council
  • County: Cumbria

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Irt
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Rivers Ehen, Calder, Irt and Esk
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.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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