River Wye at Buxton

Current River Level: 0.187m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:00pm, Sunday 23rd April GMT
(7:00pm, Sunday 23rd April BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.001m


The normal level of the River Wye at Buxton in average weather conditions is between 0.11m and 0.45m. It has been between these levels for at least 155 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Wye at Buxton in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.16m and 1.16m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.28m, reached on Saturday 22nd November 2014 at 11:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wye at Buxton is 1.61m, recorded on Saturday 6th September 2008 at 2:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Buxton
  • Watercourse: River Wye
  • Catchment Area: Derbyshire Derwent
  • Region: Midland
  • Nearest Town/Village: Buxton
  • Local Authority: High Peak Borough Council
  • County: Derbyshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Wye at Chee Dale, Cressbrook and Upperdale

No current or recent warnings.

River Wye in Derbyshire
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Wye at Litton Mill

No current or recent warnings.

Past Week

Long Term

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Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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