Thames at Shiplake Lock (Downstream)

Current River Level: 2.134m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 1:00pm, Thursday 30th March GMT
(2:00pm, Thursday 30th March BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.016m

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The normal level of the Thames at Shiplake Lock (Downstream) in average weather conditions is between 2.11m and 2.29m. It has been between these levels for at least 201 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Thames at Shiplake Lock (Downstream) in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.82m and 2.95m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 4.20m, reached on Monday 10th February 2014 at 2:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Thames at Shiplake Lock (Downstream) is 4.22m, recorded on Sunday 30th November 2003 at 9:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Shiplake Lock
  • Watercourse: Thames
  • Catchment Area: Cherwell Thame and Wye
  • Region: Thames
  • Nearest Town/Village: Shiplake
  • Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
  • County: Oxfordshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Thames for Shiplake, Lower Shiplake and Wargrave
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Lower River Loddon at the River Thames confluence at Twyford
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

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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