Thames at Whitchurch Lock

Current River Level: 0.079m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 12:00am, Thursday 27th April GMT
(1:00am, Thursday 27th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.001m

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The normal level of the Thames at Whitchurch Lock in average weather conditions is between -0.02m and 0.17m. It has been between these levels for at least 321 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Thames at Whitchurch Lock in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.01m and 0.23m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.95m, reached on Thursday 9th January 2014 at 11:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Thames at Whitchurch Lock is 0.98m, recorded on Saturday 4th January 2003 at 3:00pm.

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

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Thames at Pangbourne and Whitchurch

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River Thames from Pangbourne to Purley
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Recent warnings no longer in force.

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Long Term

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

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