River Ouse at Viking Recorder

 

Current River Level: 0.447m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:30am, Wednesday 25th April BST
(5:30am, Wednesday 25th April GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.025m
(recorded at 7:15pm, Tuesday 24th April BST)

The normal level of the River Ouse at Viking Recorder in average weather conditions is between 0.06m and 3.63m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Ouse at Viking Recorder in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.05m and 2.00m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 5.07m, reached on Thursday 27th September 2012 at 8:15am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Ouse at Viking Recorder is 5.40m, reached on Saturday 4th November 2000 at 1:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Viking Recorder
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L2406
  • Watercourse: River Ouse
  • Operational Area: Upper Ouse Yorkshire
  • Catchment Area: Swale, Ure, Nidd and Upper Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: York
  • Local Authority: York
  • Ceremonial County: North Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper River Ouse
Riverside footpaths and low-lying land in York and to the south as far as Naburn Lock, including Kings Staith, Queens Staith, and South Esplanade

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - riverside properties
Properties on King's Staith in York and riverside areas through York from Lendall Bridge to Millennium Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Skeldergate
Properties on the higher side of Skeldergate, on Albion Street, and on the lower ends of Micklegate, Fetter Lane and Buckingham Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - North Street
Flood Defence failure or breach for North Street and Rougier Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Skeldergate and Tower Street
Properties at lower levels on Skeldergate and on Tower Street near Tower Gardens. Properties on Cumberland Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - St George's Field and Queen's Staith
Properties along Queen's Staith, on South Esplanade, Friars Terrace and Tower Place. St George's Field carpark and Rowntree Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Peckitt Street
Properties on Peckitt Street and along Clifford Street on the higher ends of Lower Friargate, Cumberland Street and King Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - City Centre
Properties on Coney Street, Clifford Street, and around Lendall Bridge, and land and properties near the railway station

No current or recent warnings.

River Foss at York - Huntington Road and Foss Island
Properties on Huntington Road, Haley's Terrace, Yearsley Cres, The Groves, Foss Bank and properties surrounding Wormalds Cut and Foss Navigation.

No current or recent warnings.

River Foss at York - Huntington and York
Flooding from the River Foss at Huntington, The Groves, Layerthorpe, York City Centre, New Earswick and South Bank

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Marygate
Breach or failure of flood defences for Marygate and Frederick Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - River Street
Properties on River Street and on Lower Darnborough Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Fulford Road
Properties off Fishergate and Fulford Road from Blue Bridge Lane to the A64, including Fulford Hall

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Clementhorpe, Lower Ebor Street and South Bank
Properties in Postern Close and the Clementhorpe area, and on Lower Ebor Street and Vine Street. Properties around Rowntree Park, including Cameron Grove, Butcher Terrace, Terry Avenue and Reginald Grove

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Fulford and Fordlands Road
Riverside properties in Fulford from Blue Bridge Lane to the A64, and properties in the Fordlands Road area that can be cut-off by road flooding

No current or recent warnings.

Osbaldwick Beck at York - Osbaldwick and Tang Hall
Areas to the east of St Nicholas fields between Melrosegate and Tang Hall Lane along Osbaldwick Beck and Osbaldwick Village, up to Heworth Without.

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Clifton
St. Peters School, Clifton Green Area, Water Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at York - Leeman Road
Properties in the Leeman Road area, including Lincoln Street, Balfour Street, Salisbury Road and Aldborough Way

No current or recent warnings.

Holgate Beck at York
Hamilton Drive at Acomb and Poppleton Road

No current or recent warnings.

Tang Hall Beck at York - Beckside Properties
James Street Travellers Site, Fifth Ave. and Tang Hall Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

Tang Hall Beck at York - Tang Hall
Industrial Units and adjacent properties on Fifth, Eighth and Wolfe Ave, Burnholme Area and residential property off Stockton Lane

No current or recent warnings.

Osbaldwick Beck at York - Beckside Properties
Areas along Harington Ave, Abbotsford Road, Millfield Lane, Tuke Ave and Temple Ave.

No current or recent warnings.

River Foss
Land adjacent to the river Foss from Stillington to the River Ouse in York, including the Huntington Road area in York

No current or recent warnings.

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