River Blackwater at Appleford Bridge

Current River Level: 0.312m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Monday 24th April GMT
(5:30am, Monday 24th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.006m


The normal level of the River Blackwater at Appleford Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.26m and 0.44m. It has been between these levels for at least 196 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Blackwater at Appleford Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.13m and 1.26m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.74m, reached on Saturday 8th February 2014 at 7:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Blackwater at Appleford Bridge is 2.33m, recorded on Monday 22nd October 2001 at 1:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Appleford Bridge
  • Watercourse: River Blackwater
  • Catchment Area: Essex
  • Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Great Braxted
  • Local Authority: Maldon District Council
  • County: Essex

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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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