River Calder at Elland


Current River Level: 0.451m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:00pm, Thursday 18th October BST
(6:00pm, Thursday 18th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.004m
(recorded at 2:15pm, Thursday 18th October BST)

The normal level of the River Calder at Elland in average weather conditions is between 0.30m and 1.06m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Calder at Elland in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.35m and 1.49m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Calder at Elland is 2.76m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 4:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Elland
  • Environment Agency Location ID: F1203
  • Watercourse: River Calder, West Yorkshire
  • Operational Area: Middle Calder
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Elland
  • Local Authority: Calderdale
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Calder at Brighouse - Brookfoot Business Park
Brookfoot area including Grove Terrace, Grove Cottages and Brookfoot Business Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Elland - Saddleworth Road to Lowfields Business Park
Elland including Saddleworth Road, Halifax Road, Elland Bridge and Century Road, Premier Way, Lacy Way, Lowfields Way and Riverbank Way at Low Fields Business Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Brighouse - Brookfoot Mills
Brighouse at Brookfoot Mills

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Elland - North Dean Business Park to Park Road
Elland including North Dean Business Park, the sports ground and Park Road

No current or recent warnings.

Upper River Calder catchment
River Calder and its tributaries from Todmorden to Brighouse

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Calder at Brighouse
Central Brighouse including Atlas Mill Road, Briggate, Mill Lane, Commercial Street, Armytage Road, Birds Royd Lane, Foundry Street, River Street, Cliffe Road, Bethel Street and Ganny Lock

No current or recent warnings.

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