River Derwent at Portinscale

Current River Level: 1.144m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 9:00am, Friday 3rd March GMT
(10:00am, Friday 3rd March BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.006m

Warning: This data is stale! For some reason, we have not been able to obtain updated levels for over 24 hours. The current displayed level is probably incorrect and you should not rely on it.


The normal level of the River Derwent at Portinscale in average weather conditions is between 0.38m and 0.80m. It has been between these levels for at least 154 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Derwent at Portinscale in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.31m and 1.33m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.57m, reached on Saturday 23rd June 2012 at 6:00am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Derwent at Portinscale is 4.27m, recorded on Thursday 19th November 2009 at 9:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Portinscale
  • Watercourse: River Derwent
  • Catchment Area: Derwent West Cumbria and Duddon
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Keswick
  • Local Authority: Allerdale Borough Council
  • County: Cumbria

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

There are no flood warning locations near this monitoring station.

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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