Mersey at Flixton Bridge

Current River Level: 0.259m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Sunday 30th April GMT
(5:30am, Sunday 30th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.005m


The normal level of the Mersey at Flixton Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.21m and 0.69m. It has been between these levels for at least 153 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Mersey at Flixton Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.23m and 4.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 4.52m, reached on Sunday 6th February 2011 at 6:15am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Mersey at Flixton Bridge is 4.92m, recorded on Wednesday 20th February 2002 at 8:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Flixton Bridge
  • Watercourse: Mersey
  • Catchment Area: Upper Mersey
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Carrington
  • Local Authority: Trafford Borough Council
  • County: Greater Manchester

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Mersey at Flixton Village

No current or recent warnings.

River Mersey at Flixton Rural

No current or recent warnings.

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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