Medway at Town Lock

Current River Level: 1.117m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:00pm, Sunday 23rd April GMT
(7:00pm, Sunday 23rd April BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m


The normal level of the Medway at Town Lock in average weather conditions is between 1.07m and 1.34m. It has been between these levels for at least 280 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Medway at Town Lock in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.88m and 2.30m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.34m, reached on Wednesday 25th December 2013 at 1:00am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Medway at Town Lock is 3.46m, recorded on Thursday 25th July 1996 at 10:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Town Lock
  • Watercourse: Medway
  • Catchment Area: Medway
  • Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Tonbridge
  • Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
  • County: Kent

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Middle River Medway Area

No current or recent warnings.

River Medway between Penshurst and the Leigh Barrier
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Medway between Tonbridge and Hampstead Lock

No current or recent warnings.

Past Week

Long Term

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

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

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