Lark at Sicklesmere


Current River Level: 0.374m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:30am, Sunday 25th February GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.036m
(recorded at 6:30am, Saturday 24th February GMT)

The normal level of the Lark at Sicklesmere in average weather conditions is between 0.21m and 0.33m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Lark at Sicklesmere in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.23m and 1.30m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.66m, reached on Friday 7th February 2014 at 1:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Lark at Sicklesmere is 1.68m, reached on Sunday 4th February 2001 at 8:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Sicklesmere
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E22176
  • Watercourse: Lark
  • Catchment Area: Cam and Ely Ouse (Including South Level)
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Great Whelnetham
  • Local Authority: St Edmundsbury
  • Ceremonial County: Suffolk

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the Lark
Lark Map
There are no other monitored rivers nearby

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Lark from Sicklesmere to Bury St. Edmunds
area between Sicklesmere and Bury St. Edmunds

No current or recent warnings.

Groundwater Flooding in Bury St Edmunds
Areas of Bury St Edmunds at risk of groundwater flooding including Eastgate Street, Barn Lane and parts of Vinefields

No current or recent warnings.

Groundwater Flooding in Fornham St Martin
Areas of Fornham St Martin at risk of groundwater flooding including Old Hall Lane

No current or recent warnings.

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