Kennet at Blakes Lock

 

Current River Level: 0.174m, rising

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 11:00am, Friday 20th October GMT
(12:00pm, Friday 20th October BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.001m

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The normal level of the Kennet at Blakes Lock in average weather conditions is between 0.04m and 0.22m. It has been between these levels for at least 154 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Kennet at Blakes Lock in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.71m and 3.10m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 3.26m, reached on Friday 10th January 2014 at 8:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Kennet at Blakes Lock is 3.54m, reached on Thursday 14th December 2000 at 7:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Blakes Lock
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 2298TH
  • Watercourse: Kennet
  • Catchment Area: Vale of White Horse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Thames
  • Environment Agency Region: Thames
  • Nearest Town/Village: Reading
  • Local Authority: Reading
  • Ceremonial County: Berkshire

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