Bourn Brook at


Current River Level: 0.261m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:30am, Wednesday 12th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.015m
(recorded at 6:30am, Tuesday 11th December GMT)

The normal level of the Bourn Brook at in average weather conditions is between 0.19m and 0.32m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Bourn Brook at in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.22m and 0.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.11m, reached on Thursday 20th December 2012 at 11:00am.

The highest level ever recorded at the Bourn Brook at is 3.08m, reached on Sunday 21st October 2001 at 7:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Bourn Brook
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E24805
  • Watercourse: Bourn Brook
  • Operational Area: Lower Cam
  • Catchment Area: Cam and Ely Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Bourn
  • Local Authority: South Cambridgeshire
  • Ceremonial County: Cambridgeshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the Bourn Brook
Bourn Brook Map
There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Bourn Brook from Bourn to Comberton
Caxton End, Alms Hill, Kingfisher Close and Bourn Golf and Leisure Club in Bourn, Brookside in Toft and Royston Lane in Comberton

No current or recent warnings.

Bourn Brook in Cambridgeshire
Bourn Brook from Toft to Comberton

No current or recent warnings.

River Great Ouse in Cambridgeshire and parts of East Bedfordshire
River Great Ouse from Wyboston in Bedfordshire through St Neots, Offord and St Ives to Earith in Cambridgeshire

No current or recent warnings.

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