River Glem at Glemsford


Current River Level: 0.127m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Monday 23rd July BST
(4:30am, Monday 23rd July GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 5:30am, Sunday 22nd July BST)

The normal level of the River Glem at Glemsford in average weather conditions is between 0.08m and 0.13m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Glem at Glemsford in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.06m and 1.04m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.69m, reached on Friday 7th February 2014 at 3:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Glem at Glemsford is 1.77m, reached on Sunday 11th October 1987 at 6:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Glemsford
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E22548
  • Watercourse: River Glem
  • Operational Area: Stour OC
  • Catchment Area: Combined Essex
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Stour (Essex and Suffolk)
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Glemsford
  • Local Authority: Babergh
  • Ceremonial County: Suffolk
  • Latitude: 52.09308
  • Longitude: 0.693213
  • OS Grid Reference: TL 84593 47280
  • Level Datum AOD: 33.599m

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Glem
Taming the Flood by Jeremy Purseglove

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper Stour and Tributaries
Stour and Bumpstead Brooks and the River Stour from Kedington to Sudbury

No current or recent warnings.

River Stour from downstream of Kedington to Sudbury
River Stour from downstream of Kedington to Sudbury

No current or recent warnings.

Long term graphs will work better if you rotate your fondleslab into landscape mode.

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.

Download long term data as csv

Note: CSV data will include any outlying values that have been ignored by our graphing system as probably erroneous (eg, because they are ridiculously high compared to the values either side of them). It is your responsibility to filter these out if necessary.

Your Comments

Do you have local knowledge of this location? If so, please share it here.

comments powered by Disqus

RiverLevels.uk is an independent website. It is not associated with the Environment Agency or any other supplier of river level information.

RiverLevels.uk is a Good Stuff website.