River Taw at Newnham Bridge

Current River Level: 0.283m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Friday 28th April GMT
(5:00pm, Friday 28th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m


The normal level of the River Taw at Newnham Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.26m and 0.53m. It has been between these levels for at least 155 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Taw at Newnham Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.21m and 2.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 3.82m, reached on Saturday 22nd December 2012 at 10:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Taw at Newnham Bridge is 4.00m, recorded on Monday 30th October 2000 at 11:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Newnham Bridge - River Taw
  • Watercourse: River Taw
  • Catchment Area: Taw and North Devon Streams
  • Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Chulmleigh
  • Local Authority: North Devon Council
  • County: Devon

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Taw (Middle) from Taw Bridge to Newnham Bridge
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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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